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Provider Workshops
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Free Essential Caregiving Skills Workshops & Specialty Workshops for Providers are Here!


Join us to learn and refresh your caregiving skills. Class space is limited, so register early!

Essential Caregiving Skills Workshop Calendar – February – May 2020!

¡El Calendario Para Los Talleres Esenciales del Cuidadoso – Febrero - Mayo 2020!

Strategies for communicating with someone with dementia or Alzheimer’s

Estrategias de comunicación con personas con demencia o Alzheimers 

對阿滋海默症有效的溝通策略 (中文)

How do I sign up for one of the free workshops?

If you are a provider actively working in the IHSS program, contact the Public Authority’s Training Specialist, Stacy Goldsby at (650) 578-7146 or email her at to register for a workshop.

Are these workshops mandatory?

No, these workshops are voluntary.

Will I be paid?

No, you will not receive payment for attending workshops.

Will I earn a Certificate of Completion if I attend a workshop?

Yes, you will earn a certificate if you attend the 6 Essential Caregiving Skills workshops. These are a series of workshops that cover learning or refreshing skills relevant to all caregivers. The series includes: Safe Lifting & Transferring, Infection Control, Personal Care, Fall Prevention, Red Flags of Chronic Health Conditions, Nutrition

Can I bring my IHSS consumer with me to the workshop?

Yes, let Stacy know when you call to register.

Will attending a workshop give me Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) for school or my professional license?

No, our workshops do not count towards CEU’s for school or your professional license.