Fort Worth

About Residential Care Homes in Fort Worth, TX

Residential Care Homes, in the state of Texas, are where food and shelter are provided to four or more persons, unrelated to the owner. Personal care services, assistance with or supervision of the administration of medication, and minor treatment under the direction and supervision of a physician are provided as needed. Personal care services include assistance with feeding, dressing, moving, bathing, and more. Limited facilities are designated as Type A, Type B and Type C (also called Adult Foster Care facilities). 

  • Type A facilities may only accept residents who are able to evacuate the premises unassisted, are able to follow directions under emergency conditions and do not require routine attendance during nighttime sleeping hours.
  • Type B facilities may accept residents who do not qualify for a Type A facility but only if these residents are not permanently bed fast.
  • Type C facilities are 4-bed facilities that meet the minimum standards and rules for enrollment in the DADS Adult Foster Care home program.
DADS (Department of Aging and Disability Services) inspects and regulates assisted living facilities. The department conducts routine inspections of licensed facilities and also conducts complaint investigations in these facilities. 

Other states may have similar names to describe Adult Family Care Homes, such as Adult Foster Care, Boarding Homes, Family Care Homes or Personal Care Homes. There are many Care Home listings in Ft. Worth for you and your loved one to choose from. 

The Communities

Click to see Care Home options in Fort Worth. These communities offer a home-like setting for seniors who need care in a low stress environment. Some of the amenities that may be provided in these communities include: daily meals, furnished apartments, daily housekeeping and transportation to events or doctors appointments.

The Area

Fort Worth is the largest city in Tarrant counties in Texas. The cities surrounding Ft. Worth are Arlington, H-E-B (Hurst, Euless & Bedford), Granbury, Weatherford, and many more. Ft. Worth is known for it's museums, Texas pride (stockyards), good Mexican food, TCU and more.