Contact the Department of Human Assistance

General Information and Referral

For general information about DHA programs and services, to find out where to apply, or to contact your caseworker, call:



If you are having difficulty obtaining needed services within the department, email the Ombudsperson at or call:
(916) 875-3555 

Job Central 24-Hour Job Line

Informational 24-hour job line for public assistance recipients to get current information about job openings and referrals, Job Talk schedules and locations call :

Welfare Fraud Hotline

Report suspected welfare fraud to the Department of Human Assistance program Integrity Division:

By phone: (916) 875-8908
By email:


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