Basic Needs


  • CalWORKs

    Provides free textbook assistance, school supplies, work-study jobs, counseling, on-site county caseworker and more for students receiving public assistance. Not receiving public assistance and want to know how to apply? Come on by!

  • Student Emergency Fund

    Have you experienced a recent sudden and unexpected catastrophe or emergency situation? Student Emergency Fund applications are available in the CalWORKs Office LRC 120.

  • RISE Book Loan Program

    RISE provides textbooks for students to check out for the entire semester for FREE! Once students complete a RISE application they are eligible for this awesome resource. All books are generously donated by students, faculty, and staff.

  • RISE Weekly Food Distribution

    RISE has partnered with Sacramento Food Bank to provide fresh produce to SCC students every Wednesday. All students are eligible to receive FREE food; students simply need to sign-up once a semester. Come by the RISE office in RS 158 to sign-up today!

  • CalFRESH

    Do you need help getting food? Do you need food for yourself and/or your family?