One-time incentive payments for IHSS caregivers
The California Governor’s Budget for 2021-22 includes $275
million in IHSS Care Economy payments to providers.
These are one-time incentive payments of $500 that will be made
to IHSS providers who provided care to recipients for a minimum
of two months between March 2020 and March 2021.
This proposal was recently approved by the federal government as
part of California’s Home and Community Based Services Spending
Read Sacramento Bee Article: $500 pandemic bonus checks
are in the mail for California in-home caregivers