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Application for Services

In-Home Support Services


  • Single Entry Point (SEP) and Certified Case Management Agencies inform HCBS-EBD clients and Childrens HCBS Waiver clients that In-Home Support Services (IHSS) are available.

  • IHSS will afford participants the opportunity for self-direction of care through an attendant of their own choosing.

  • Medicaid-eligible, HCBS-EBD client applies through the SEP case manager to receive services.

  • A child who is enrolled in the HCBS Childrens Waiver applies through a Certified Case Management Agency.

  • Client provides statement from the primary care or treating physician that certifies the individual has sound judgment and the ability to direct his/her own care OR an eligible childs parent/guardian has such judgment and ability, OR the person has an authorized representative who has the judgment and ability to assist in acquiring and using services.