County Policies & Regulations are now available online.
A selection of Alameda County Social Services CalWORKs and Welfare to Work Handbooks are available for public access. Also, all General Assistance Handbooks are available for public access. These Handbooks detail the business processes that are used to implement Federal, State and County policies. Simply click the links on the left to view the available policies and procedures.
General Assistance Regulations are also available for public access, from the link on the left.
Note: County policies and Handbooks are updated periodically to reflect Federal, State and County regulation and policy changes.
General Assistance Public Comments
When substantial changes to the General Assistance regulations are proposed, Social Services will make them available for public review and comment, prior to implementation. Current proposed changes are available for comment here.
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