Adult Foster Home
Why Choose An Adult Foster Home?
When elderly people or adults with physical disabilities are no longer able to care for themselves in their own homes, adult foster care may be an option. Adult foster homes are single-family residences that offer 24-hour care in a home-like setting.
A wide variety of residents are served in adult foster homes, from those needing only room, board and minimal personal assistance to those residents needing full personal care, or skilled nursing care with the help of community-based registered nurses.
What Do Adult Foster Homes Generally Provide?
- Bowel and bladder care
- Bathing and grooming
- Walking, which may include getting in or out of a bed or a chair
- Behavioral issues as needed.
They Also Perform General Tasks Including:
- Medication management
- Meal preparation
- Transportation arrangements