Board and Care or RCFE
Board and Care homes, otherwise known as RCFE(Residential Care Home For The Elderly or Residential Care Homes, are homes that have been licensed to provide care for the elderly, up to six residents at a time.
Some Board and Care homes are also licensed to provide care for seniors who have been diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer's.
Choosing a Board and Care can at times be more cost effective than choosing Memory Care community.
Common Services For Board and Care
Closely Monitored - Caregiver to Resident ratio is usually 1 to 3.
Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s) - Our assisted living care includes personal assistance with activities of daily living such as continence, bathing, grooming, dressing, and mobility.
Customized Meal Plans – Meals are prepared three times daily, and customized individual diets are prepared as necessary. Snacks are also available throughout the day.
Medication Management – Assistance with taking medications is provided as many times as needed daily.
Medical Appointments – House managers will coordinate services with outside healthcare providers and monitor residents to ensure they are healthy.
Daily Activities - Daily activities are scheduled to promote educational, social, and recreational programs.