||the Department of Public of Public Social Service employs approximately 3,400 staff in 138 classifications. They handle work associated with approximately:
- 18,000 cases in the In-Home Supportive Services program and receive approximately 300 referrals per month to our Adult Protective Services Program.
- 5,425 cases in the Child Protective Services Programs and receive an average of 2,477 referrals per month.
- 90,000 cases in the Medi-Cal, CalFresh, General Relief, and CalWORKs Temporary Assistance Programs.
- 250,000 cases in the Medi-Cal, CalFresh, General Relief, and CalWORKs Temporary Assistance Programs. .
Over the past 90 years, the Department's work has been conducted in a variety of places: from 1935-39, in the basement of the County Courthouse; during the 40's, in a former church and an old bank building; in a flower shop, a bus depot, and an abandoned barracks. Presently, the Department of Public Social Services has offices located throughout the County in Blythe, Indio, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Banning, Hemet, Perris, Temecula, Lake Elsinore, Norco, Arlington, Moreno Valley, and Riverside.