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About the CalWORKs Program

The Las Positas College CalWORKs program serves CalWORKs students and their families by providing educational and career opportunities combined with an array of high-quality support services that enable CalWORKs students to complete their educational goals, find meaningful employment, and successfully transition into the workforce. Through collaboration and advocacy within the college and the community our program prepares students for economic self-sufficiency through the attainment of higher education.

Some of the support services that the CalWORKs program at Las Positas College provide include career counseling, academic advising, coordination and advocacy with the Department of Social Services, assistance with Welfare-to-Work plans, transitional child care funding, transportation resources, referrals to college and community resources, job development and work study employment. Additionally, we offer special workshops, classes and support groups to aid student on their path to success.

To be eligible for services through the CalWORKs program at Las Positas College you must be a recipient of CalWORKs cash assistance and working with your county to develop a Welfare-to-Work plan.



Office Hours

Monday Thru Thursday 9:00-4:00

Friday: Closed

Revised: August 1, 2011

Hours subject to change. For appointments, contact Melissa at:

925-424-1459 or


Michelle Zapata

Amanda Ingold
Counselor Assistant

Bldg. 1600
Fax: 925.606.8967

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Page last modified: August 01, 2011