BenefitsCal has posted an announcement that EBT balance and CalFresh case history will be unavailable on Monday, September 5, 2022 from 10am to 3pm PT.
(CalSAWS - the county tech consortium which builds BenefitsCal - is doing maintenance.)
Other ways to check your EBT balance while BenefitsCal services are down are:
- The California EBT portal: www.ebt.ca.gov/cardholder/
- The Providers App (formerly FreshEBT) - a (third-party, not-government-run) smartphone app: www.joinproviders.com
Sources and more information #
- BenefitsCal.com: see announcements at top
Contact us if you have questions or see a problem or suggestion for the info above.