CalWORKs (California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids) is a state funded Welfare-to-Work program designed to help individuals become self-sufficient.
What is FLC CalWORKs?
Folsom Lake College's CalWORKs program provides support and services to assist students who are currently state CalWORKs recipients, or who are in transition off of CalWORKs to achieve long-term self-sufficiency.
Provide counseling, advocacy and educational support services to eligible participants to ensure that they are completing adequate progress towards their county-approved education goal.
Assume a point of contact and coordination between the student and their county case worker to ensure compliance and success.
Department Mission Statement:
Our mission is to support our students' successful negotiation of their pathway to life-long self-sufficiency through education, equity and empowerment.
Department Student Learning Outcomes:
As a result of participating in a FLC-CalWORKs Orientation session, the student will be able to articulate their current academic goals at FLC with confidence. As a result of participating in a FLC-CalWORKs advising session (post Orientation), the student will be able to articulate their career goals and the steps necessary to achieve at FLC with confidence.