Orange County CalWORKs intake staff are trained in using a modified Structured Decision-Making assessment tool to identify and engage families who may be in need of family support services.

San Luis Obispo County Presentation and Prevention Chart supports collaboration between CalWORKs and CWS to provide prevention/self-sufficiency services. The CalWORKs eligibility staff also uses a modifed Structured Decision Making assessment tool offer family strengthening services to families who may be at risk of future maltreatment.

San Francisco Linkages Social Work Services offers a prevention strategy to connect families with family support services at the time they are applying for CalWORKs benefits.