Public Benefits

Learn about different types of public benefits programs available in California to people with records, and how to apply while incarcerated (if possible).

Additional Resources

  • SOCIAL SECURITY: Benefits After Incarceration: What You Need To Know (U.S. Social Security Administration)
  • SOCIAL SECURITY: “Reentry Mythbuster! On Social Security Benefits” (Federal Interagency Reentry Council)
  • SNAP: “Reentry Mythbuster! On SNAP Benefits” (Federal Interagency Reentry Council)
  • TANF: “Reentry Mythbuster! On TANF Benefits” (Federal Interagency Reentry Council)
  • VETERAN’S BENEFITS: “Reentry Mythbuster! On Veteran’s Benefits” (Federal Interagency Reentry Council)

Advanced Topic

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