State-By-State Information. Rules, regulations and resources vary by state. Become familiar with local and statewide licensing/certification requirements, zoning regulations and safety codes. Network with colleagues through state adult day services associations. Click on links below to learn more about states or click here to learn more about opening an adult day center. Two state requirements that most states require are CPR and first aid certifications. For the complete requirements of establishing an adult day care program, contact the licensing state.
Opening a daycare center requires careful attention to local and state licensing laws. Other factors, such as location and hiring workers depends on whether you are operating an in-home or. Starting an Adult Day Care Family members of aging and disabled relatives want to use adult day care centers to help them meet other obligations like, working a full-time job, enjoying respite, meeting other familial obligations, and caring for self.
Standards and Guidelines for Adult Day Services; Read the NADSA newsletter The Voice to stay current on adult day services; Know the Rules and Regulations Governing your Area. Regulations vary by state so you will need to become familiar with local and statewide licensing/certification requirements, zoning regulations and safety codes. Adult Day Care Centers provide therapeutic programs of social and health services as well as activities for adults in a non-institutional setting. Participants may utilize a variety of services offered during any part of a day, but less than a 24-hour period.