Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE)

Open the Door to Opportunities with CARE!

Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education(CARE), offers additional support services to EOPS students who are single parents on TANF (Transitional Assistance for Needy Families) and to break the welfare depedency cycle by completing college-level educational training programs, and therefore, become more employable and economically self-sufficient.

To be eligible, a student must:

  • Be 18 years of age
  • Be single head of household
  • Be a current recipient of TANF/CalWORKs
  • Have at least one child under 14 years of age
  • Be enrolled as a full-time student upon admission into the program
  • Be an EOPS student


To become a CARE student:

  • Apply to San Bernardino Valley College
  • Apply and be eligible for Board of Governor’s Fee Waiver A or B
  • Apply to the EOPS Program
  • Take assessment test
  • Submit all high school and college transcripts (if applicable)
  • Attend mandatory EOPS and CARE Orientations

 The EOPS staff is committed to helping YOU during your studies at San Bernardino Valley College. If we don’t have the answer to your questions, we will find someone who does.      

“We are here to help!”

Telephone: (909) 384-4412

Office hours: 

Monday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday, 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Wednesday, 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fridays, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm