Facilities, usually located in residential neighborhoods, that provide 24-hour non-medical care for individuals with disabilities who need supervision and/or assistance with activities of daily living.
Key words: Group Homes for Adults with Developmental Disabilities; Group Homes for Adults with Disabilities; Group Homes for Disabled Adults; Housing; Long-Term Group Homes; Long Term Group Homes; Residential Care for Individuals with Disabilities; Residential Care
Scope notes: Use this term for group homes for individuals who need custodial or developmental care. For facilities that offer residential care in conjunction with clinical treatment, use F33, Residential Mental Health Treatment. For group homes for youth who have been referred by the Juvenile Justice System, use Prison Alternatives (I44).
See also: Residential Care for Children & Young Adults (P76); Prison Alternatives (I44); Residential Mental Health Treatment Facilities (F33)