​​​Homecare Worker and Personal Care Attendant Payroll Calendars​ 

There are two payroll calendars available to assist you in understanding when to submit your voucher/timesheet and when to expect your paycheck. One looks like a monthly calendar and the other looks like a list. Choose the calendar that you prefer.

How long does it take to receive your check?

It takes about one to three business day from the payment process date, depending on mail service. Direct deposits will be available three business days after the pay process date. HCWs should check with their financial institutions to find out when their direct deposit will be processed. 

Payroll Calendars

HCW Payroll Calendar for 10/2019 thru 12/2021 List Format - English Form DHS 5754 (For HCWs and PCAs)

HCW Payroll Calendar for 10/2019 thru 12/2021 Color Calendar Format (For HCWs and PCAs)

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Information on how to use ORCHARDS to complete your background check:

For more information about ORCHARDS, please visit the Background Check Unit (BCU) website.



OregonSaves is a state retirement program allowing homecare workers and personal care attendants to save for the future. This benefit was ​negotiated on their behalf by SEIU and is included in the 2019-2021 collective bargaining agreement.

Visit the OregonSaves​ webpage to learn more




​​​Health Care Benefits and Paid Time Off

Do you have questions about your healthcare benefits?​

Please visit the Carewell SEIU 503 website

PTO benefits for homecare workers are paid for through the Oregon Workers Supplemental Trust. Find all materials that you need to request PTO.


Review the Frequently Asked Questions. If you still have questions about your PTO benefits, please contact the Trust Administration Office at or toll free 1-844-507-7554, select option 3 and then option 2.

Additional Trust Administration Contact information:
Fax: 866-459-4623; Mailing Address: Trust Administration, PO Box 6, Mukilteo, Washington 98275​​​​​​


​Drug-Free Policy

The Oregon Home Care Commission is committed to protecting the safety, health, and well-being of consumers of in-home services and homecare workers through establishing a drug-free workplace policy​​.​​



The Oregon Home Care Commission (OHCC) provides free training opportunities for eligible Homecare Workers.

Homecare Worker New Member Orientation Schedules

Home Care Worker New Member Orientations are now available across the state.​

Worker Training News

The Worker Training News is published monthly for both Homecare and Personal Support Workers. The publication includes full course descriptions and current course schedule including the date, time and location of courses.


​Career Development

Find information about career development opportunities for Homecare Workers and Personal Support Workers.


​​​Health and Safety Information

Injured on the job?

Homecare workers who are represented by Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 503 are eligible for workers' compensation coverage for injuries that occur on the job​.

Also see: Safety Manual for Homecare Workers​


​​OHCC Rules and Notices

​Keep up with important information about rules and notices ​for Homecare Workers and Personal Support Workers.