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Human Services Department

Human Services Department

Human Services

Have you heard of

BenefitsCal is now live for all Sonoma County users!  Apply for assistance programs including: 

CalWORKs, CalFresh, Medi-Cal, and General Relief


Click here to apply now! 

HSD Data Report

Click here to view our latest HSD Data Report on our key programs and services. 

Get help with:

Mom handing child healthy food in grocery store

Health + Food

Food, health insurance, and other benefits for living a healthy life.

Woman Working

Jobs + Money

Financial assistance, job search and job training.

Person in kitchen

Housing + Shelter

Short-term and long-term housing services.

Older Man sitting on couch

Older Adults + People with Disabilities

Programs, services and events that support independence and quality of life.

Children having fun playing at park

Children + Families

Foster care, Child Protective Services, child care and other programs for children and families.

Four Veterans Stand in uniform outside the new VA building in Santa Rosa


Benefits available to U.S. military veterans and their families.


People in our community live freely chosen lives up to their full potential throughout their lifespan.


Building upon strengths, we bridge people to opportunity through responsive safety net services.

Mission and Vision

HSD Vision, Mission and Core Values (PDF)