The definition of an Adult Foster Care Home is a home where care is provided for up to five (5) adults who are not related to the provider by blood, marriage or adoption in need of long term care in a home like atmosphere. Resident clients in the home shall have private rooms which may be shared with spouses and shall have individual handicapped accessible bathrooms. “Adult foster homes” does not include any residential facility otherwise licensed or funded by the state of Wyoming.
A valid state license is required prior to providing care to any client/patient/resident.
Request licensure information via e-mail to Healthcare Licensing and Surveys or by telephone: (307) 777-7123.
State Initial-CHOW License Application Instructions
State Initial-CHOW License Application
State Change of Information Application Instructions
State Change of Information Application
State Miscellaneous Update of Information Application
Adult Foster Care Home Rule
Chapter 13 (Pilot Project) – effective 09-10-2008
Healthcare Facility Construction Rule/Guidelines – click here