CalWorks Details: Does One Need To Pay Back Welfare Under CalWorks?

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It has been well-documented that California has doled out more stimulus check programs to its citizens– more than any other state in the country. The payments are made under the CalWorks program which offers straight services, aid, and money to those families that have a child who is eligible for the payments.

For a child to be eligible for this payment, they would need to be afflicted with some disease, suffer from a disability, or have gone through the death of one parent. Also, most of the needy caretakers with children can be deemed eligible for payment under the Supplemental Security Income program if they have a child. Families who do receive this cash aid will have to obtain some form of immunization for all preschool and school-age children- wherein they would have to attend school daily. 

How To Receive Payment Under CalWorks

To receive the CalWorks payment scheme, one would need to offer facts and proof to their county that they are indeed eligible for the payment. All the facts that could be presented would be issued through a database, following which they would be matched with facts from tax, welfare, employment, the SSA- which is the Social Security Administration- and any other records from the rest of the agencies. 

The amount of cash a CalWorks program would issue to a normal family would depend on a whole host of factors- eligibility, income, and the part of the country where they live. If one is deemed eligible, they would need to get their check mailed to them within 45 days from the date when it was first applied.