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. For additional information, go to IHSS Recipient/Consumer Resources .
IHSS Services and Assessment
This video provides a brief summary of the IHSS program services, as well as the assessment process.
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.
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.
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.
2015 NEW IHSS PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS- IHSS PROVIDER TIMESHEET TRAINING
This video explains new IHSS program changes regarding overtime and travel time pay, information on violations, and instructions on completing the new timesheets that will be implemented January 1, 2015, pursuant to Senate Bill (SB) 855 and SB 873.