Contact the Registry for assistance in finding and hiring IHSS homecare workers. All Registry homecare workers are screened, have passed a background check and are IHSS eligible. Find out more on the Registry Page Call the consumer Registry assistance line at 510-577-1980.
IHSS Consumer Training
IHSS Consumers can attend discussion group or receive program updates by e-mail. Find out more on the Training Page.
Public Authority Publications
Want more information on how IHSS works and how to employ an IHSS homecare worker? “Building Bridges to Independence and Dignity: A Consumer Guide to IHSS” is available for free along with other handbooks and factsheets that can answer your questions are available on the Publications Page.
Connecting with In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)
Apply for In Home Supportive Services (IHSS)
Low income aged, blind or disabled persons may be eligible to receive assistance in the home paid for by IHSS. Find out details on who qualifies and how to apply on the IHSS Information Page.
Find my IHSS Social Worker
Are you connected to the internet? Find your IHSS social worker on-line
Prefer the telephone? Call 577-1900 and follow the voice prompts.
Go to our IHSS Information page for more details on connecting with IHSS.