County Adult Assistance Programs CAAP Benefits

CAAP provides a wide range of benefits to eligible participants, including:

  • Cash assistance of up to $520 per month
  • Free monthly MUNI Fast Pass
  • Possible options for shelter placement


Counseling for:

  • Mental health,
  • Substance abuse
  • Domestic violence issues


Employment and training assistance:

  • Immediate access to JobsNOW!, HSA’s job matching and internship program
  • Placement in a job with a guaranteed starting pay of at least $15 per hour
  • Participation in Youth Employment and Training Services 


Assistance with applications for: 

  • Free California DMV Identification Card (one-time assistance only) 
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI) if you have a long-term disability

For more information on CAAP benefits, visit the CAAP Service Center, 1235 Mission Street, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., or call (415) 558-CAAP (2227).

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