Date(s) - 06/23/2018 - 06/24/2018
If you are a recipient of CalWORKs, also known as cash assistance, or Cal Fresh, also known as food stamps, you will NOT be able to use an EBT card beginning Saturday, June 23, 2018, at 11 p.m. through Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 11:00 p.m. due to an EBT system update.
To prepare for this 24-hour period, please plan ahead for your food shopping needs and if applicable, withdraw any cash you will need during this outage.
After 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 24, 2018, you will be able to use your EBT card again.
A Customer Service telephone number (1-877-328-9677) and the EBT client website at www.ebt.ca.gov will allow you to check your food and cash balances, view your EBT card use history, and find places to use the EBT card before, and after, the 24-hour outage period.