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Training

The Public Authority offers trainings to ALL Riverside County IHSS Providers whether or not they are on the registry. These trainings are free of charge and are designed to help home care providers obtain the skills and knowledge they need to provide safe and confident home care.  A certificate of completion is provided to everyone who successfully completes all core classes.

Some of the Support Training and Retention (STAR) Program trainings offered:

  • Office on Aging STAR training includes:
    • Your Role as a Caregiver
    • Sensitivity/Alzheimer’s & Dementia
    • Behavior Management Strategies
    • Safety in the Home/Body Mechanics
  • UCLA Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) Program STAR training includes:
    • Caring for People with Dementia
    • Managing Caregiver Stress
    • Home Safety and Falls Prevention

Please contact IHSS Public Authority @ 1-877-808-0325 for more information or any questions pertaining to Provider Training and/or Recruitment.

IHSS Consumer Education Videos

The following resources are provided for program recipients/consumers in an online video format.  These videos are intended to help individuals understand their rights and responsibilities in the In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) program.

Other Resources

Publications