In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)
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There are different Medi-Cal programs to help people with disabilities and seniors stay in their homes. These programs can help them return home from places like hospitals and nursing homes. This pub gives you information about these programs. It tells you what to do if you need help getting one of the programs.
If you request an IHSS state fair hearing, this pub tells you how to ask for a hearing in your home. You can ask for this when you cannot attend a hearing because of poor health.
IHSS gives services to help you stay at home if you cannot take care of yourself because of your disability. IHSS decides how many hours you get for the services. This pub tells you how the county figures your monthly hours. It lists the steps the county goes through and gives examples.
IHSS gives services to help you stay at home if you cannot take care of yourself because of your disability. The county decides how many hours you get for the services. They do this by visiting you at home and assessing what you need. After you get IHSS, the county can make unannounced home visits. This pub answers questions about unannounced home visits. It tells you about what to do if you need help.
This pub tells you how overtime laws affect your IHSS and Waiver Personal Care Services workers. They only apply to people who work more than 40 hours per week.