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Community Based Residential Facilities (CBRFs) -- Rules & Regulations

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CBRF web pages will be revised soon related to the changes to Chapter DHS 83, Wisconsin Administrative Code.

Definition:  Wisconsin Statutes, Section 50.01(1g) (exit DHS)

"Community-based residential facility" means a place where 5 or more unrelated adults reside in which care, treatment or services above the level of room and board but not including nursing care are provided to persons residing in the facility as a primary function of the facility.

[A list of facilities excluded from this definition follows -- see Section 50.01 (1g)]

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Last Updated: August 13, 2014