AFC-Adult Foster Care
Adult Foster Care Service Overview
AFC is a service for individuals who need assistance living safely at home. An approval to participate in AFC allows members to receive care which includes up to 24-hour supervision and assistance with daily life activities. An RN and case manager team is assigned to work with the individual and their loved ones to develop a plan of long term care and to provide additional support. Participants of MetroCare of Springfield’s AFC Program will reside comfortably in their home with round-the-clock professional supervision!
Some members of the participant’s family may also qualify to be the direct caregiver! Subject to certain exclusions.
Who Qualifies for AFC (Adult Foster Care)?
Individuals who are at least 16 years of age that need assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s) such as; Bathing, Dressing, Ambulating (Moving, Walking) Dressing, Eating or Toileting. Participants are able to reside in their home with a caregiver or relocate to an approved caregiver’s home.
Did you know?
Group Adult Foster Care(GAFC) and Adult Foster Care (AFC) Services are covered by MassHealth and most other insurance policies! Get the services you DESERVE today!
Get the care you deserve!
Most Western Mass residents who have MassHealth or other insurance plans are eligible for services! Don’t let your limitations stop you from living your best life. Call us today to see what services are available to you!