VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES. The Adult Services Program assists elderly individuals or other adults who have an impairment and need services or support to enhance self-sufficiency and improve their quality of life. Services offered may include: Home-based services (companion, chore & homemaker services) Adult foster care. Adult Foster Care. Adult Foster Care is a program which is available to adults 18 and over who have a physical/mental health condition or an emotional/behavioral disability. The program provides room and board, supervision, and special services relating to .
Interested in becoming a foster parent? Contact your local department of social services.. Foster care is intended to be a temporary rather than a long-term solution for children who have been removed from their birth family homes for reasons of neglect, abuse, abandonment, or other issues endangering their health and/or safety. Adult Foster Care Ph: Hours Monday - Friday a.m. - p.m. Customer Service Feedback •.
Persons placed in the Adult Foster Care homes have needs which range from geriatric, mental health, mental retardation, and young adults with lifelong disabilities who were former foster care children, all of whom desire a comfortable home environment with extra support for caring providers. Virginia residents who reside in assisted living or adult foster care homes can receive direct financial assistance under the Auxiliary Grant (AG) program to help offset the cost of their monthly fees. Applicants must reside in an approved residence and meet a variety of other criteria.