Humboldt Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (HumWORKs) provides behavioral health services to CalWORKs Welfare-to-Work participants. To apply for CalWORKs, call 877-410-8809.

HumWORKs focuses on supporting recovery for those facing mental health, substance abuse and/or domestic violence issues. The program offers a safe, supportive environment to address barriers to work and to become self-sufficient.


HumWORKs provides support for people experiencing barriers to work, such as mental health symptoms, domestic violence and/or substance abuse issues. HumWORKs Services include:
  • Mental health assessments
  • Individual counseling
  • Vocational counseling
  • Referrals
  • Psycho-educational groups
    • Healthy relationships
    • Work readiness
    • Communication
    • Alcohol and Other Drug Services
    • Co-occurring disorders
    • Symptom management
    • Seeking Safety (a program to address substance abuse and trauma)
  • Case management
    • Self-advocacy support
      • Mental health
      • Housing
      • Legal
      • Medical
    • Money management
    • Credit problems
    • Organizational skills/ strategies
    • Time management