Adult Day Health Care

A type of adult day service that offers comprehensive health services in addition to social and support services. Typical facilities will provide on-site nurses, therapists, social workers and other health professionals.

More Common Terms

  • Custodial Care Personal care services that do not include a skilled nursing care component. Commonly associated with assistance of activities of daily living (ADL).
  • Incontinence Total or partial loss of bowel or bladder control or functions.
  • Area Agency on Aging (AAA) A local agency that administers government funded programs for older adults.

» View All