Adult foster care, also referred to as Certified Adult Residential Environment (CARE) home in Maryland, is a covered Medicaid benefit under the Community Options Waiver. For group, adult foster care with a minimum of four residents, there is also the Assisted Living Subsidy.
Definition. Defining adult foster care is challenging largely due to the many different names by which it is referred and the lack of a national standard. For the purposes of this article, adult foster care refers to care provided to persons of adult age in a home-like environment.
To learn more about Clark County’s foster care program, we invite you to attend one of our foster care Information Sessions. The information session is designed to provide you with what you need to know to assist you in making an informed decision about becoming a foster parent.
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