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We Specialize in California Home Care Organization Licensing & Renewals

Our TrustedADVISERS assist you through the state licensing and renewal process.


Whether you would like us to help you with the entire process and paperwork, or you have only a couple of tasks you would like us to complete, we can save you time and money.

Look to us as the TrustedRESOURCE to assist you license your Home Care Organization.

We complete the following forms to assist you to apply for a license to operate a Home Care Organization in California.

  • Section A application forms

  • Section B Supplemental Documents 

  • Renewal applications


You have the option of purchasing the D-I-Y (Do-It-Yourself) HCO Application Kit or we can complete all application documents for you to mail with appropriate application fees to the Home Care Services Bureau.

California Department of Social Services

Home Care Services Bureau
744 P Street, M.S. T8-3-90
Sacramento, CA 95814

Section A: Home Care Organization Application Forms

  • A1 HCS200 Application for a Home Care Organization License

  • A2 HCS215 Licensee Applicant Information

  • A3 HCS308 Designation of Home Care Organization Responsibility

  • A4 HCS309 Partnership/Corporation/Limited Liability Company

  • A5 HCS402 Employee Dishonesty Bond

  • A6 LIC508 Criminal Record Statement

  • A7 HCS9165 Board of Directors Statement


Section B: Supplemental Documents

  • B1 Partnership Agreement/Articles of Incorporation/Articles of Organization

  • B2 Job Descriptions [we provide you with 5 job descriptions]

  • B3 Personnel Policies [over 100 pages of comprehensive policies]

  • B4 Training Plan [you can purchase the curriculum on our online store]

  • B5 Home Care Organization Program Description

  • B6 Insurance Information [we're happy to recommend a home care experienced broker for all your insurance needs.) 


After you submit your application, you will receive a notice stating that your application has been received. This notice will also provide you with information regarding:

  • Your HCO number which you should use in all future communications;

  • How to commence with the fingerprinting process; and

  • How to complete the online orientation.


We have assisted hundreds of home care organizations through the licensing maze with 100% success and satisfaction.

Want more information or to start your HCO License Application or Renewal process?

Contact a TrustedADVISER today!​