Become an IHSS Provider

How do I enroll to become a new IHSS care provider?

You can request a New Provider Enrollment packet in-person at the IHSS Office or by calling the office at 530-623-8209. You will be scheduled for New Provider Orientation which is a free in-person training course conducted by IHSS staff that will provide basic understanding of the program and your responsibilities as an IHSS Care Provider.

What if I'm already an IHSS care provider and want to provide services to another recipient?

You can request an existing Provider Enrollment Packet in-person at the IHSS Office or by calling the office at 530-623-8209.


In order to be become a Provider and be included on the Provider List, you must: 

  •     Complete a Provider Application 
  •     Complete a background check
  •     Sign a Provider Agreement
  •     Attend an orientation

Come by our office to fill out an application. You will need to provide a valid photo ID and a social security card.

2018 IHSS Provider Orientation Schedule:

January 18, 2018
February 15, 2018
March 15, 2018
April 19, 2018
May 17, 2018
June 21, 2018
July 19, 2018
August 16, 2018
September 20, 2018
October 18, 2018
November 15, 2018
December 20, 2018

All IHSS Provider Orientations are held from 9:30AM - 12:00PM at Trinity County Health and Human Services.


Additional Resources

The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) has free resources to help you as you provide services to your IHSS recipient.


Moved Recently?

If you move, you must immediately complete a change of address form. If you do not follow these steps, your paycheck will be delayed. You can get a change of address form from IHSS at 51 Industrial Park Way in Weaverville or download it from the CDSS website at: