Legal California residents, including older adults and children, youth or adults with disabilities, who:
1. live in their own house or rent,
2. need help from a caregiver to remain at home safely and independently,
3. and (one of the following):
- Receive full-scope Medi-Cal.
- Meet the financial requirements for Medi-Cal (though do not have be receiving Medi-Cal).
- Receive SSI / SSP benefits (Supplemental Security Income / State Supplementary Payment)
Find more eligibility information by calling IHSS or on the California Department of Social Services website.