Reset Credentials

In this guide, we explain how to create a new BenefitsCal account for current users of the portal. Accessing case information, reviewing benefit balances, uploading documents, and controlling notifications are all possible with an account. CalFresh is available to all families who qualify. Families eligible for the maximum allowable allowance based on family size are now eligible for an emergency allowance of $95 per month.


BenefitsCal is a portal for Californians to receive and manage benefits online. These include food assistance (CalFresh), formerly food stamps, cash assistance, etc. With CalWORKs, families with children living at home can receive cash assistance and services. The program serves all 58 municipalities in the state and is administered locally by the municipality’s social authorities.

Follow The Steps To Reset Credentials

User ID

  • Go to to view the official website
  • You will need to provide your personal information. Please enter your birthdate as well.
  • Verify your email address next.
  • Click on Next at the end.

Your new ID number will be sent to you in an official email.


Following the procedure below, you can restart to recover your password once you’ve recovered your username.


  • Go to your browser and open it.
  • Visit the registration page for more information.
  • Forgot your password? Click the link.
  • A new page is what you are looking for.
  • The first thing you need to do is choose the account type.
  • In order to retrieve your username, you must enter your personal information and date of birth.
  • Your social security number must be entered at the end.
  • Once you have selected Next, click on it.

Your security questions created in Benescal will be asked on the next page. When you answer the security question, you will receive an email with instructions on how to change your password and log in with your new password.