Using Medicaid to Cover Services for Elderly Persons in Residential Care Settings: State Policy Maker and Stakeholder Views in Six States. Adult Foster Homes
Adult Foster Homes (AFHs) are private residences licensed to provide care to five or fewer residents. They offer room and board and personal care from a caregiver who lives in the home 24 hours a day. Planned activities and medication management are available, and some homes provide transportation services, private rooms, and nursing services.