IHSS Recipient/Consumer Education Videos

The following resources are provided for program recipients/consumers in an online video format.  These videos are intended to help individuals understand their rights and responsibilities in the In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) program. 

2016 Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) New Program Requirements

This informational video explains the new IHSS program changes regarding overtime and travel time pay, information on violations, and instructions for completing timesheets and Travel Claim forms that will be implemented on February 1, 2016.

Chinese | Spanish



2016 FLSA New Program Requirements Video Script - English, Armenian, Spanish, Chinese

IHSS Services and Assessment

This video provides a brief summary of the IHSS program services, as well as the assessment process.

Armenian | Chinese | Spanish 


Introduction and Services

This video provides a brief summary of the IHSS program, including basic eligibility criteria, the home visit process, available services and supports, and the care provider selection process. 

Armenian | Chinese | Spanish


Hiring a Provider

This video provides information on how an IHSS recipient/consumer may hire a care provider, including tips on how to find, interview, and select a care provider.

Armenian | Chinese | Spanish 


Supervising a Provider

This video provides information on how to properly supervise a care provider, including suggestions on how to appropriately communicate with a care provider, how to maintain privacy and protect personal identifying information, and how to direct care providers in completing authorized IHSS tasks.  

Armenian | Chinese | Spanish