Do you want to avoid mail delays, or risk losing your paycheck in the mail? Direct deposit is the best way to ensure you receive your payment as an IHSS provider quicker. To enroll in direct deposit, call 1 866 376-7066, option #2. You may also visit the cdss.ca.gov website and print form SOC 829, and mail it to the address on the form. If you are enrolled in the Electronic Services Portal, you may also choose Direct Deposit from the main menu.