Welcome to OCAT, The Online CalWORKs Appraisal Tool

WHAT IS OCAT? OCAT is a Web-based tool that consists of a detailed comprehensive appraisal of the strengths, barriers, and overall work readiness of CalWORKs participants. Based on the comprehensive appraisal, a summary of strengths and barriers is generated along with editable work activity and work support recommendations.

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Career Resources
Need resources to support clients in developing a career roadmap and becoming self-sufficient? Select Career Resources.
Learning Center
Are you a new user of OCAT and need to learn more? Or perhaps looking for easy access to training materials and videos? Sign in and select Learning Center to visit the new resource library.