SRJC's Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) is a state funded program that supports single parents receiving county assistance from CalWORKs and TANF (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, formerly AFDC) succeed college. 



    Priority Registration Academic & Personal Counseling

    • Book Vouchers
    • Transportation Assistance
    • Laptop Loans and Graphing Calculator Loans
    • PTK Membership Fees
    • CSU and UC Transfer Application Waivers
    • Food Voucher
    • And much more...
    • Be a current EOPS student
    • Full-time Student (12 units or more); exceptions are made for students enrolled in the Disability Resource Center Program (DRC)
    • Be a California Resident (including Dreamers and AB540)
    • Qualify for the California College Promise Grant (CCPG)
    • Have not completed 70-degree applicable units (domestic or international)
    • Meet one of the educational disadvantaged criteria: Will take basic skills English or math or ESL or have previously enrolled in one of these classes
    • high school GPA below 2.50
    • not a high school graduate and does not have a GED
    • first-generation college student
    • member of an underrepresented group as identified in the College’s Educational Master Plan

    Follow the Mutual Responsibility Contract, follow your student education plan, complete 12 units (unless approved by EOPS for less earn) and maintain a 2.00 GPA. You must also meet with your EOPS counselor three times per semester, complete progress reports additionally, and the time limitation to receive EOPS/CARE support services is 70-degree applicable units or 6 consecutive semesters.