Cash Benefits

Cash Assistance for Families and Individuals

The Nevada County Health and Human Services Agency has many programs to assist you or your family with food, health care services, health and wellness, housing, or cash assistance. Click below to find a cash assistance program that you may qualify for. 


CalWORKS is a temporary financial assistance program for low or no income families with children. 

General Assistance

The general assistance program is a supplemental assistance program for those ineligible for other types of aid.

VA Compensation Benefits

VA Disability Compensation is a  monetary benefit paid to veterans with disabilities that are a result of disease or injury from  military service. 

Child Support Payments

Child support payments may be paid to a parent by the non-custodial parent each month to help pay for the support of the child.