Resources for Home Care Organizations

Apply for a Home Care Organization License
Find out how to become a licensed Home Care Organization.

Search the Home Care Aide Registry
Check the status of your affiliated home care aides.

Regulations
Find out about the rights and responsibilities of owning a Home Care Organization.

Frequently Asked Questions
These FAQs pertain to the implementation of the Home Care Services Consumer Protection Act (HCSCPA). More FAQs are in development and will be updated on a regular basis.

Fact Sheets
Below are various Fact Sheets pertaining to the Home Care Services Program. When additional Fact Sheets are developed, they will be distributed via Provider Information Notices (PINs) and posted below.


Transfers

You may transfer a registered home care aide to a new organization by submitting the following forms. Be sure to include a copy of the individual's photo I.D. If you are transferring a registered home care aide that has been granted an exemption through the Caregiver Background Check Bureau, see the table below for information on transferring the exemption.

If a home care aide has a current:

Clearance Transfer

Mail to:
Home Care Services Bureau
744 P. St. MS 9-14-90
Sacramento, CA 95814
OR
Fax to: (916) 651-5600

Exemption Transfer

Mail to:
Caregiver Background Check Bureau
744 P. St. MS 19-60
Sacramento, CA 95814
OR
Fax to: (916) 754-4589


Stakeholder Meetings

The Department will be hosting stakeholder meetings. These meetings are to provide updates on the implementation process, seek input, answer questions, and discuss next steps related to the law. If you are looking to join our stakeholder meetings, send an email to HCSB@dss.ca.gov to be included in upcoming email distributions.

Meeting materials will be posted after each meeting date concludes.

2017 Stakeholder Meetings

January 2017

February 2017

May 2017

June 2017

August 2017

November 2017

2018 Stakeholder Meetings

February 2018

October 2018

2019 Stakeholder Meetings

February 2019

May 2019

June 2019


Items of Interest

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