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Assisted Living Facilities

Assisted Living Facilities, Department of Elder Affairs, State of Florida

Assisted living facilities (ALFs) are residential care facilities that provide housing, meals, personal care and supportive services to older persons and disabled adults who are unable to live independently. ALFs are intended to be a less costly alternative to more restrictive, institutional settings for individuals who do not require 24-hour nursing supervision. ALFs are regulated in a manner so as to encourage dignity, individuality, and choice for residents, while providing reasonable assurance for their safety and welfare.

Florida Affordable Assisted Living

If you would like more information regarding assisted living or would like to search for a licensed facility, please visit the Florida Affordable Assisted Living Website. This website has been designed to be a comprehensive clearinghouse of information for consumers, operators, and developers of assisted living in Florida.

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