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County of Orange Social Services Agency expands online enrollment options, extends call center hours

The County of Orange Social Services Agency (SSA) announced that it will expand its online application services and call center hours to meet the needs of the community affected by the State’s Stay at Home order.

Effective immediately, SSA’s Service Center has extended its hours of operation to:

  • Weekdays (Monday – Friday) from 6:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Call Center operators will be available to take calls at (800) 281-9799.

Individuals wishing to apply for General Relief benefits now have another option to enroll online through http://www.mybenefitscalwin.org. They may also continue to apply or check on existing case information by calling Agency’s Service Center at (800) 281-9799 or by faxing an application to (714) 825-3155.

Previously, only Medi-Cal, CalFresh and CalWORKs benefits were accessible on http://www.mybenefitscalwin.org.

For additional information on SSA programs, please visit: http://ssa.ocgov.com

To stay up to date with information concerning the COVID-19 situation in Orange County, please visit http://www.ochealthinfo.com/novelcoronavirus.

This article was released by the Orange County Social Services Agency.