Adult Family Home: Initial

Initial license to operate a place where three or four adults who are not related to the operator reside and receive care, treatment or services that are above the level of room and board and that may include up to seven hours per week of nursing care per resident.

Type

Initial

Description

Licensure to operate a place where three or four adults who are not related to the operator reside and receive care, treatment or services that are above the level of room and board and that may include up to seven hours per week of nursing care per resident.

Duration

Does not expire.

Fees

$171 every two years.

Application Process

Application materials can be obtained on Starting Up an Adult Family Home. Applications not completed within six months of submission will be closed out.

WI Statutes

50, Subchapter 1, Care and Service Residential Facilities.

WI Administrative Code

DHS 88, Licensed Adult Family Homes
DHS 12, Caregiver Background Checks.

Additional Information

Visit the Adult Family Home website for more information.

Contact the appropriate Bureau of Assisted Living Regional Office if you have questions.

Last Revised: May 6, 2020