Are you looking for work? Apply to be listed on the Registry. Once on the Registry, you can be referred to consumers whose needs and preferences match your skills and availability. Find out more details on the Registry Page or call the Registry worker information line at 510-577-5694.
Homecare Worker Training
Join the Public Authority Training program – all classes are FREE! Find out more about who is eligible, what classes are available and how to enroll on the Training Page
Public Authority Publications
Have questions on how IHSS works and how to provide care? Go to our Publications Page to download or request copies of our brochures, handbooks and factsheets.
Getting Paid by In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)
Enrollment of IHSS Homecare Workers
Does an IHSS client want to hire you? Do you need information on how to enroll? Go to the IHSS Information page for details on the three enrollment steps: Orientation, Background Check and completion of the Enrollment Packet.
Mandatory Orientation for IHSS Homecare Workers
Are you a new IHSS homecare worker? Or are you a veteran homecare worker who hasn’t been paid as an IHSS provider for over a year? Either way, you must attend a one hour orientation at the IHSS offices and complete the Department of Justice (DOJ) background check.
Payroll Problem Resolution
IHSS Payroll is the place to resolve your payment issues, apply for worker compensation or request employment verification.