Frequently Asked Questions: Group Homes
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- What types of group homes does the health department inspect?
- The state requires a health certification for renewing my license, how do I get one?
- Is there a charge for inspections?
- I operate a community home for people with developmental disabilities, what rules should I be aware of?
|Q: What types of group homes does the health department inspect?|
A: We inspect homes for people with developmental disabilities, homes for those with physical disabilities, foster or youth group homes, and half-way houses.
A: Call the Health Department (258-4755) to schedule your health inspection.
A: Currently the inspection fee is $25/inspection.
A: The basic health and safety rules for community homes can be found at the state DPPHS website.