California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs)

October 25, 2015 - Less than a minute read

The state welfare-to-work program that provides income support and access to health coverage on a temporary basis. CalWORKs is California’s reference to the Temporary Aid to Needy Families program (TANF). TANF was formerly called Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC)