Cal-Learn is a statewide program for pregnant and parenting teens in the California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) program. It is designed to encourage pregnant and parenting teens to graduate from high school or its equivalent, become independent, and form healthy families. Three coordinated services help teens become self-sufficient adults and responsible parents:
Pregnant/parenting teens who are receiving CalWORKs are required to participate in Cal-Learn if:
Effective January 1, 1998, an otherwise eligible teen who is 19 years of age may continue to participate in the Cal-Learn Program on a voluntary basis until he/she earns a high school diploma or its equivalent or turns 20 years old.
Pregnant/parenting teens may apply for Cal-Learn services at Health & Human Services, 880 Northcrest Drive, Crescent City, CA 95531 (707) 464-3191