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Department of Human Assistance (DHA),

 Current Service Delivery as a result of COVID-19

The Department of Human Assistance (DHA) is committed to keeping our employees and customers healthy and safe.  We are working closely with the County Public Health and the County Safety Office regarding how best to respond to the potential health risk of COVID-19.

In an effort to respond to this health risk proactively, DHA will be limiting the ways in which we provide services to our customers at our open office locations:


  • Appointments – New appointments will be conducted over the telephone.  Scheduled face-to-face appointments will be rescheduled to telephone appointments.
  • Resource Rooms/Career Centers – will be closed until further notice
  • Mail – Please use the drop boxes located outside the office. Receipts will be mailed to you.  Or, you can submit your documents online through mybenefitscalwin.org, or mail them to P.O. Box 487, Sacramento, CA, 95812
  • Applying for Benefits – You may apply for benefits online at www.mybenefitscalwin.org.  You will be contacted to schedule a Telephone Appointment. 
  • Speak to a Worker – Please call (916) 874-3100 or (209) 744-0499 (Galt) and listen to the prompts. 
  • California Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) –To request a new or replacement card, please call the EBT Customer Service Line at (877) 328-9677 and a new card will be mailed to you.
  • DHA will continue our efforts with local officials and continuously adapt our approach in response to the circumstances specific to the community we serve.