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CDSS Announces New CalWORKs Housing Support Program

The CalWORKs Housing Support Program (HSP) is a new program designed to provide housing assistance to CalWORKs families that are experiencing homelessness. Find out more about the program .


Implementation of Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) as Outlined in State Statute for the IHSS Program

On October 1, 2013, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) published the Final Rule on the Application of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) to Domestic Service (RIN 1235-AA05). As a result of these changes, IHSS/WPCS providers will be required to be paid overtime, at a rate equal to one and one-half times the regular rate of hourly pay, when their time worked exceeds 40 authorized hours. We are in the process of implementing and training for this upcoming change.


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