In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS): FAQs
updated June 28, 2019
What are In-Home Supportive Services?
Who is eligible?
What services does In-Home Supportive Services provide?
Who provides IHSS?
Who pays for IHSS?
How many hours of IHSS will I get each month?
How do I apply for IHSS?
How do I find out if I qualify?
Are there limitations on the number of hours provided per task?
Are there medical eligibility requirements for IHSS?
Can I use IHSS hours in the workplace?
I’m in college. Can I use IHSS hours to help me with my courses?
I live in an assisted living facility. Can I use IHSS there?
Who hires and supervises my caregiver?
Can I own my own home and qualify for IHSS services?
Can I hire family members to provide my IHSS?