IHSS Provider Orientation

Individuals who want to become an IHSS provider have to complete all of the steps outlined in the How to Become an IHSS Provider process.  The county IHSS Office or county IHSS Public Authority will tell you when and where you can attend an orientation session.  

The following information is available for your convenience, please contact your county IHSS Office to find out their IHSS Provider Orientation process.  If your county sent you to this website to complete the IHSS Provider Orientation Process, please stay in contact with them as you complete the following steps to ensure you are completing the process correctly, and to your county specifications: 

  1. Read the IHSS Provider Orientation Guide.  
  2. Upon completion, you must sign an IHSS Program Provider Enrollment Agreement (SOC 846).  
  3. Turn this signed form into the county to complete the IHSS Provider Orientation requirements. 

Optional IHSS Provider Orientation Handouts

IHSS Provider Orientation Fact Sheets


Quick Links

Get Services IHSS
County IHSS Offices
Medi-Cal Offices
County Public Authority 

IHSS Recipients:
IHSS Training/Information - Fact Sheets and  Educational Videos     

IHSS Providers:
How to Become an IHSS Provider
How to Appeal if You are Denied
IHSS Provider Resources

IHSS Timesheet Issues/Questions: 
IHSS Service Desk for Providers & Recipients, (866) 376-7066

Suspect Fraud?
IHSS Fraud Hotline: 888-717-8302
Help Stop Medi-Cal Fraud and Abuse
Provider Fraud and Elder Abuse complaint line:

Get Services APS
County APS Offices
Get Services CAPI