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SAR7 Information

What is the SAR7?

The SAR7 (Semi Annual Report) is a redetermination form which is used as a way to update any information that may have changed in the past 6 months of receiving CalFresh.
On the top right corner, there will be a report month. The report month is the month in which you are asked to provide proof of. Located under the report month, is the due date for this form. Remember to read through the form carefully and answer each question truthfully. Once you are done filling out your form, mail it your county's human services agency. If you live outside of Merced county, find your county info here!
  • Merced County HSA Address: 2115 Wardrobe Ave, Merced, CA 95341.
If you want to know more about how to fill out your SAR7 form, view "How to Fill Out Your SAR7 Form" on the CDSS website.

How to Easily Maintain Benefits

Check out to easily maintain benefits! Create an account to:
  • contact the County
  • report changes 
  • upload documents 
  • complete your SAR7
  • manage other benefits such as CalWorks, General Assistance, Wic, and Medi-Cal
  • view EBT balance, to-do items, case information, and more!
Watch this video to see how you can create an account or ask our team for assistance! 

When to expect your Semi Annual Report (SAR7)/Annual Recertification:

Month CalFresh Benefits Started
January June December
February July January
March August February
April September March
May October April
June November May
July December June
August January July
September February August
October March September
November April October
December May November
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Last Updated: Mar. 21, 2023