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In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)

IHSS helps older adults and people with disabilities with daily activities such as bathing, dressing, laundry, shopping, and cooking.  

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Receive In-Home Services

Get free assistance with your personal care and daily chores from a qualified, IHSS Care Provider who comes to your home.

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Provide In-Home Services

Provide care for a family member, a friend, or a referral. You'll receive a salary, insurance, and other benefits when you work for one or more IHSS Care Recipients.

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Electronic Timesheets

Register and learn how to use electronic timesheets.

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IHSS helps older adults and persons with disabilities receive care in their homes rather than in nursing homes or board-and-care facilities. Learn more about how our Department of Disability and Aging Services (DAS) partners with the IHSS Public Authority and the nonprofit organization, Homebridge, to oversee and deliver high-quality services of the IHSS system

IHSS hours

To keep you safe during COVID-19, we're here to assist you by email and phone, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
For IHSS Provider questions, email ihsspaymentunits@sfgov.org.  To apply for IHSS, please call (415) 355-6700.