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Lake Tahoe Community College 
One College Drive 
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 
(530) 541-4660 x 211








California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) is a federally mandated program designed to assist parents receiving Temporary Aid to Needy Families (TANF).

  • Services Offered
• Academic, Career, and Personal Counseling
• Priority Registration
• Paid Work-Study Jobs On-Campus
• School Supplies
• Assistance with Transportation Costs
• Financial Aid Assistance
• Educational Planning 
• Referrals to Community and Campus Resources 
• Employment Skills Workshops
• Assistance with Childcare Expenses for Class, Study Time (limited)
  • Who is Eligible?

 • Any student who is currently receiving the adult portion of cash aid (CalWORKs/TANF)

• Students in good academic standing

• Any student who has or is developing a Welfare-to-Work Plan with the Department of Human Services

Call the CalWORKs staff at (530) 541-4660 x 318 for information and advocacy. 

  • How to Apply

Please contact the One-Stop Office to make a counseling appointment for a CalWORKs intake at (530) 541-4660 x 211.

You will be required to show verification of current CalWORKS/TANF benefits (e.g. Passport to Services) or a letter of referral from the Department of Human Services.


  • Tracy Thomas
    Tracy Thomas
    Counselor EOPS/CalWORKS/CARE Program Coordinator
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    Julie-Ann Gilland
    EOPS/CARE/Financial Aid Office Assistant