Resources for Individuals, Caregivers and those who want to provide Child Care or other care

If you provide care to individuals or work in a community care facility, or if you are new and want to provide care, these resources and materials are geared towards helping you.

Do I Need a Criminal Background Check?

Background Check Laws

Background Check Process

California Background Clearance Listing

California Department of Justice

  • (916) 227-2300

California Child Care Resource & Referral Network

  • (415) 882-0234  


Fingerprinting and LiveScan Information


Frequently Asked Questions

Home Care Aides and Home Care Organizations

Non-Exemptible Crimes