During the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE), Medi-Cal beneficiaries have stayed enrolled in the program. If your contact information or household circumstances have changed, please update your information today by contacting your local county office at 530-265-1340 or going to the BenefitsCal website. This may help you keep your Medi-Cal coverage after the end of the COVID-19 PHE.
The IHSS Program provides assistance to eligible aged, blind and disabled individuals who are unable to remain safely in their own homes without this assistance. It is an alternative to out of home care, such as skilled nursing or board and care.
The person applying for IHSS must live in their own home, which means the place in which the individual chooses to reside. This does not include: