How Do I Apply

  As a result of the COVID-19 virus, we are taking extra precautions for the protection of our clients and staff and have temporarily closed our IHSS office to the public; however, we are continuing to accept applications.

 It is highly recommended that seniors 65 and older utilize home isolation and follow the directions of your local health authority. 

To apply for In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS):

  • Call:  714-825-3000 during business hours (Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm)
  • Fax:  Fax completed applications to 714-825-3001
  • Mail: Mail completed applications to P.O. Box 22006, Santa Ana, CA 92702
  • In-person drop off: A secured drop box is available to drop off completed applications outside the front doors of the IHSS office.

            You can print out IHSS applications from the following links:

For questions related to COVID-19, coronavirus, please refer to the County of Orange Health Care Agency at or call the Health Care Agency’s Health Referral Line at (800) 564-8448.

Want more information? Need to submit documents for a pending case?

If you would like to get more information about the IHSS program or to submit documents for a pending case, you can securely submit requests or documents electronically via the SSA Submit page.