*****Cave Fire Information – Update as of November 27, 2019 at 4:00 PM*****


On November 25, 2019, the Cave Fire began burning in Santa Barbara County and prompted evacuations. If you are relocating your residents, please contact your Regional Office to provide information about where you are relocating to and provide your census.

Adult and Senior Care (ASC) – Woodland Hills Regional Office – (818) 596-4334 or CCLASCPWoodlandHillRO@dss.ca.gov

ASC Cave Fire Relocation List - As of 11/27/19 at 4:00 p.m.


***** Kincaid Fire Information – Update as of November 7, 2019 at 4:00 PM*****


On October 23, 2019, the Kincaid Fire began burning in Sonoma County and prompted evacuations. If you are relocating your residents, please contact your Regional Office to provide information about where you are relocating to and provide your census.

Adult and Senior Care (ASC) – Rohnert Park Regional Office – (707) 588-5026 or CCLASCPRohnertParkRO@dss.ca.gov

ASC Kincaid Fire Relocation List Relocation List - As of 11/07/19 at 4:00 p.m.

The facilities identified in the link below have indicated they have beds available for residents needing to be relocated: Facilities with Available Beds


Provider Information Notice (PIN) 19-11-CCLD (GOVERNOR'S PROCLAMATION OF A STATE OF EMERGENCY DUE TO EXTREMELY DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS)

Waiver List – As of 11/5/19 at 4:00 p.m.

Welcome to the California Adult Care Licensing Program


The Online Orientation Help Desk can see that there is an issue registering/getting access to your course at this time and we are working to resolve it as soon as possible.

If you have been charged multiple times, are receiving an Error message, or cannot access a current registration—please contact the help desk here: CDSSCCLOnlineOrientationHelpDesk@dss.ca.gov and DO NOT try to register again.

For the Spanish speakers on the Child Care site, please put both the English and Spanish versions:

El Servicio de Ayuda en línea de orientación puede ver que hay un problema al registrar/obtener acceso a su curso en este momento y estamos trabajando para resolverlo lo antes posible.

Si se le ha cobrado varias veces, está recibiendo un mensaje de error o no puede acceder a un registro actual, comuníquese con la mesa de ayuda aquí: CDSSCCLOnlineOrientationHelpDesk@dss.ca.gov y NO intente registrarse de Nuevo.


The Adult Care Licensing Program licenses and monitors Adult Day Programs, Adult Residential Facilities, Social Rehabilitation Facilities, Residential Care Facilities for the Chronically Ill, and Enhanced Behavioral Support Homes for adults.

The core mission of the Adult Care Licensing Program is to optimize the health, safety, and quality of life of adults in community care facilities through the administration of an effective, collaborative, and regulatory enforcement system that emphasizes harm prevention and proper and timely compliance.

There are 12 Adult Care Licensing Regional Offices  located throughout the State. If you have any questions regarding Adult Care Licensing, please contact the local office near you or the Technical Support Program.