Community-based Residential Facilities (CBRFs)

For questions regarding Community-based Residential Facilities (CBRF), you may email the Division of Quality Assurance, attention Bureau of Assisted Living.

COMMUNITY-BASED RESIDENTIAL FACILITY (CBRF): A place where 5 or more unrelated people live together in a community setting. Services provided include room and board, supervision, support services, and may include up to 3 hours of nursing care per week.

Assisted Living Administrator's Training Course

CBRF Approved Training Programs

Consumer Guide to Health Care for CBRF information including provider directories.

DHS 83 Industry Training - Modules 1 - 4:

Module 1 - PowerPoint slides Module 1 (PDF, 90 KB)

Module 2 - PowerPoint slides Module 2 (PDF, 95 KB)

Module 3  - PowerPoint slides Module 3 (PDF, 67 KB)

Module 4 - PowerPoint slides Module 4 (PDF, 101 KB)

Navigation Links to CBRF Information:

Rules & Regulations -- Definition and sources

Forms -- For CBRFs

Providers -- Information and statistics about Wisconsin CBRFs

Contacts -- State of Wisconsin staff to call regarding CBRFs

Publications -- Memos and other items available from the State of Wisconsin

Related Sites -- Internet links of interest to CBRF providers and residents and their families

Last Revised: April 7, 2016