Adult Family Homes are residential homes licensed to care for up to six non-related residents. They provide room, board, laundry, necessary supervision, and necessary help with activities of daily living, personal care, and social services. RCW 70.128.010.
Helpful information if you are interested in opening an Adult Family Home (AFH)
Attend an orientation class -- Register online for an orientation class or call toll-free 1-866-556-5779.
Register and attend a DSHS approved Adult Family Home Administrator Course.
Clark Colleges Corporate & Continuing Educations Adult Family Home Administrator Course
- Meets the Washington State 48-hour education requirments for Adult Home providers
- All Materials provided
- Taught by successfull AFH provider
- Included video & instruction on the inspection processes required for licensing
- Prerequisite: Completion of the AFH Prospective Providoe Orientation
For more information, contact:
Clark College Corporate & Continuing Education