In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)
This program if you are over 65 years of age, disabled (adult or child), or blind, IHSS may help pay for services provided to you so that you can remain safely in your own home. IHSS is considered an alternative to out-of-home care, such as nursing homes or board and care facilities.
IHSS provides domestic and personal care to Medi-Cal eligible aged, blind and disabled individuals so they can remain safely in their own homes. In addition to program eligibility, IHSS staff meets with clients in their homes to assess their in-home care need. For more information, please Call (760) 337-3084.
Adult Protective Services (APS)
This program provides services to elders or dependent adults who are unable to protect their own interests or to care for themselves. It is to prevent and remedy abuse, neglect, or exploitation of elders or dependent adults who have been harmed or are at risk of harm. Whenever possible the APS program shall seek to maintain the elder or dependet adult safely in his or her own normal environment and by strenghtening his or her capacity for self-maintenance.
If you know someone is being abused or you suspect they are, call (760) 337-7878.
If you would like to contact us regarding IHSS information please fill out the form below.