Adult Care Public Information and Policies

Adult Facility Types Licensed by CDSS

  • Adult Residential Facilities (ARF)
  • Adult Day Programs (ADP)
  • Adult Residential Facilities for Persons with Special Health Care Needs (ARFPSHN)
  • Community Crisis Homes-ARF (CCH)
  • Enhanced Behavioral Support Homes-ARF (EBSH)
  • Social Rehabilitation Facilities (SRF)
  • Residential Care Facilities for the Chronically Ill (RCFCI)

For more information regarding each facility type please visit the Centralized Applications Bureau webpage.

California Law and Regulations - Adult Care Facilities

Elder Abuse and Neglect Reporting

Facility Facts

  • Statistics about licensed facilities (General statistics, licensed capacity year-over-year, and facility and capacity data) can be found on the About CCLD page under Types of Licensed Facilities heading.
  • Adult Residential Facilities - Most Commonly Cited Deficiencies - Most Commonly Cited Deficiencies reports are produced annually and provide a list of the most commonly cited deficiencies by year and facility type.

Licensing Information

Sites and Topics Related to Mental Health

CCLD Complaint Hotline

If you see something, let us know!

To file a complaint regarding a state licensed community care facility , child care facility, or home care organization, visit our Complaint Hotline Page for contact information and more.


CCLD Services and Notifications