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County Adult Assistance Programs (CAAP)

CAAP offers cash assistance and employment services to low-income adults with no dependent children and to qualifying immigrants.

Coronavirus updates for CAAP benefit recipients

  • IRS stimulus payments: CAAP does NOT manage or distribute federal stimulus payments. Learn more from the IRS. 
  • Work requirements: You can continue to receive benefits without participating in work activities until further notice.
  • Benefit renewals: Biannual benefit renewals resumed starting in July 2020. We will notify you by mail of your new renewal date.

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CAAP Benefits

CAAP provides up to $588 a month and other benefits for services including employment training and placement, free MUNI pass, and counseling.

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Apply for CAAP

Find out if you are eligible, the documents you need to provide, and how to apply during this period.

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In-person appointments are not taking place while our Service Center at 1235 Mission Street.is temporarily closed. 

For changes to the CAAP application process, visit Apply for CAAP

For more information, call (415) 558-CAAP (415-558-2227) or fax (415) 558 4104.