Assisted Living Resources

Listed below are DHS web pages and additional resources assisted living facilities may find helpful.


Supporting Older People With Intellectual Disabilities: a Course for Promoting Health

Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) Resources and Sites

State of Assisted Living – Mid Year 2016 (PDF, 1.8 MB)

Bureau of Assisted Living Strategies to Support Regulatory Compliance:

  Adult Family Homes (AFH) 2013 (PDF, 145 KB) 2012 (PDF, 186 KB) 2011 (PDF, 57 KB)
  Community-Based Residential Facilities (CBRF) 2013 (PDF, 145 KB) 2012 (PDF, 177 KB) 2011 (PDF, 71 KB)
  Residential Care Adult Complexes (RCAC) 2013 (PDF, 145 KB) 2012 (PDF, 170 KB) 2011 (PDF, 73 KB)

Assisted Living Facility Trends and Statistics

Useful Assisted Living Internet Sites

Useful Sites Referencing Standards of Practice

Assisted Living Directories

Caregiver Program (Background Checks and Reporting):

CBRF and Hospice Interface (PDF, 88 KB)

Death Reporting (Notice of Removal) - Reporting of Client/Patient Death Attributable to Suicide, Restraint, or Psychotropic Medication

Healthcare Provider Management/Consultant List

Injury/Falls Prevention

Licensing, Certification and Registration - Information for management and owners of facilities - select the appropriate provider type

Medication Management Initiative

RCAC and Hospice Interface (PDF, 214 KB)

Department of Health Services (DHS) Sites

DHS Home Page - Many useful features on this page and on the top borders of all DHS pages, including Topics A-Z Directory, Programs & Services, Search, etc.

DHS Health Care Benefits Programs - BadgerCare, SeniorCare, Medicaid, etc.

Dementia Care System Redesign and Resources

Diabetes Prevention and Control Program

Disabilities and Impairments Services and Resources:

Additional Resources

Support for Older People with Intellectual Disability: A Manual for Promoting Health (PDF, 2.3 MB)

Support for Older People with Intellectual Disability in Group Homes: A Manual for Group Home Staff (PDF, 244 KB)

Last Revised: January 25, 2017