Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE)

The CARE program provides counseling and financial resources for single parents currently receiving cash aid/TANF. We provide "over and above and in addition to" what the college and EOPS provides to our students. All CARE students are EOPS students too!


Monday - Friday 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Phone: 559.442.8231
Fax: 559.499.6040
Email: Jeanine Castle
Location: ST-101 EOPS
(Student Services Building #10)
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Fresno City College
Attn: EOPS CARE Program
1101 E University Avenue
Fresno, CA 93741


  • Counseling - academic and personal
  • Career Planning
  • Auto Maintenance Referral
  • Supplemental Cash Grants

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Students interested in applying for CARE should complete an EOPS application which will be available beginning at 7:00am on June 15, 2021.

Current EOPS students interested in applying for CARE should contact Ernie Garcia at 


To be eligible for CARE, students must be:

  • 18 years or older
  • Single parent, head of household as determined by county/agency providing benefits
  • Have at least one child under 18 years old
  • Parent or dependent currently receives cash aid, TANF (formerly AFDC) or have an active CalWORKs case number (Note: Receiving only Medi-Cal or CalFresh is not enough to be eligible)
  • Students must also meet all EOPS eligibility criteria