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San Mateo County Public Authority for In-Home Supportive Services


San Mateo County Public Authority for In-Home Supportive Services

Recruits and refers personnel to serve as in-home workers for persons served under the In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) program.


Assists In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) consumers by referring potential homecare workers that match the consumer's needs. A registry of qualified individuals with completed background checks is maintained, and training is offered to providers and consumers. Support assistance is also available to the consumer in hiring and supervising workers. Provides personnel services for IHSS providers which includes the processing of payroll and employment verification. The Public Authority is a separate agency from the County and is governed by the Board of Supervisors with input from an advisory committee.


Public Transit:

SAMTRANS, CALTRAIN stop within 4 blocks.
225 - 37th Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403 37.5314294 -122.3006094 Government

Service Options

Languages Spoken:

  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Accessibility Options:

  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled Restroom
  • Elevator
  • Ramp
  • Wheelchair






How to Apply:

Home care provider applicants should call for appointment to complete application and interview.

Service Wait Estimate:


Service Areas:

  • San Mateo County