Private residential houses that provide a home-like setting, and typically have a bed capacity of 10 or less. The caregiver may perform several functions, such as personal care, housekeeping, activities, and group meals. Depending on the state, Adult Care Homes can also be known as Adult Foster Homes, Personal Care Homes, or Assisted Living Homes.
Housing that provides an independent lifestyle for older adults but with personal assistance and support available; most have private living space or bedroom and some may offer a kitchenette.
Independent Living is an apartment style setting that may or may not provide hospitality or supportive services; residents require minimal or no extra assistance.