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Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Standards and Regulations for Licensed Adult Day Care Centers [22 VAC 40 ‑ 61]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description The regulation sets forth standards that are intended to protect the health, safety, welfare, and individual rights of the participants in adult day care centers. The regulation consists of eight parts: General Provisions; Administration; Personnel; Supervision; Buildings and Grounds; Admission, Retention and Discharge; Programs and Services; and Emergency Preparedness.
State Authority None entered
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered

Contact Information
Name / Title: Moniko Coleman  / Board Liaison
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)726-7512    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amendments Resulting form Periodic Review 2024 NOIRA Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
Rename Adult Day Care Centers to Adult Day Centers
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Final Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (07/15/2024).

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Licensed Adult Day Care Centers Regulation Comprehensive Revision Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/29/2019.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
3/14/2024 Agency Completed Amend