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EOPS Student Success

Are You a Single Parent?

CARE (Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education) is part of EOPS. CARE focuses on the special needs of single parents receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF).

EOPS/CARE staff act as liaisons with the State Department of Social Services, CalWORKs, and other community agencies to make your educational experience a positive one.

You are eligible for CARE support if you

  • are the single head of your household
  • a TANF recipient
  • meet EOPS eligibility

It is our commitment to extend support services to CARE students to help them achieve their educational goals at Foothill College. The concept of "over & above" in assisting CARE students is embraced and exercised among our dedicated staff.

Services

  • Gas Cards
  • Textbooks
  • Tutorials
  • Financial Assistance
  • Counseling
  • Resource Referrals
  • Workshops and Conferences
  • Educational Supplies
  • CalWORKs Update

Do You Qualify?

Take this one-minute assessment to help you self-identify your eligibility for the CARE program.

  1. Are you a single parent?
    Yes___ No___

  2. Are you currently receiving TANF?
    Yes___ No___

  3. Do you have at least one child under the age of 14 years old?
    Yes___ No___

If you answered, "YES" to the above questionnaire and anticipate to enroll in college full time, then you may be eligible for the CARE program. There will be additional criteria that will be considered.

EOPS Office Entrance

Questions?Contact Us

EOPS/CARE Office

650.949.7207

fheops@foothill.edu

Student Services Building, 2nd Floor Room 8202

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