If a family is experiencing any of these situations:
- Will run out of food within 3 days or less
- Has income less than their rent and utilities
- Has less than $100 in cash and/or a bank account
- Is a migrant or seasonal farm worker
Your family may be eligible to emergency CalFresh/SNAP benefits. This program, called Expedited Services, provides CalFresh/SNAP benefits within 3 business days of completing an application. Applicants must be sure to mention their food emergency when turning in an application or to the ET during the interview.