Assisted living communities

Assisted living communities

Assisted living communities:

Residential living arrangement providing individualized personal care, assistance with Activities of Daily Living, help with medications, and services such as laundry and housekeeping. Licensed to provide care and support to seven or more people.

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      Activities of daily living: Activities related to the care for and moving of the body, including walking, bathing, dressing, toileting, transferring, and eating.