CalWORKS - Education That Works

About CalWORKs Program

The WHCL CalWORKs Program seeks to provide quality educational opportunities and career pathways that enable students to complete their educational goals and find meaningful employment as they transition into the workforce. By promoting post-secondary education, the program empowers students to achieve their personal goals of financial independence.

  • Must be enrolled in a credit or non-credit program at West Hills College Lemoore 
  • Must receive CalWORKs/TANF benefits for self & children  
  • Must be in an approved County Welfare to Work plan
  • Must be in good academic standing

  • Academic Counseling
  • Career Planning & Supports
  • Work Study 
  • Computing Devices 
  • Supply Grants 


Giselle Simon, CalWORKs Counselor/Coordinator
(559) 925-3324 |

Pa Vang, CalWORKs Counselor
(559) 925-3323 |

Steps to Get Strong & Stay Strong

Start Strong


Complete College Admissions Application

Complete your West Hills College Lemoore Application
Admissions Application

Apply for Financial Aid

Complete your FAFSA or DREAM Act Application to see how much you qualify for
Financial Aid

Complete CalWORKs Application

Complete your West Hills College Lemoore CalWORKs Intake application
CalWORKs Application

Get Education Plan and Registration Assistance

Meet with the CalWORKs Counselor for educational planning, registration, & support service coordination. Schedule appointment by calling (559) 925-3330
Schedule Appointment

Create a JobSpeaker Profile

Complete your WHCL JobSpeaker Profile by visiting the JobSpeaker site below
Get Started with JobSpeaker

Continue to Meet with your CalWORKs Counselor

Be sure to meet with the a WHCL CalWORKs Counselor at least once each semester
Call CalWORKs at (559) 925-3330

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