Community Services Licensure and Certification
Provider Standards Feedback Form
This form collects issues with the standards applicable to home and community-based providers that are regulated by the Arkansas DHS Division of Provider Services and Quality Assurance. The form is used to collect feedback on existing standards applicable to providers and what may need to be addressed in the future.
The form should not be used to report complaints about a provider, incidents or accidents related to a provider, adult or child maltreatment, or any other purpose.
Adult Day Care
Adult Day Care Facilities provide custodial care, supervision, and social services. These facilities serve functionally impaired adults for periods of less than 24 hours per day in a licensed structure. For more information, call 501-320-6287.
Adult Developmental Day Treatment
Adult Day Health Care
Adult Day Health Care Facilities provide organized programs of rehabilitative, therapeutic, and supportive health and social services and activities. These facilities serve functionally impaired adults for periods of less than 24 hours per day in a licensed structure. For more information, call 501-320-6287.
Assisted Living Facilities
Assisted Living Facilities provide services to residents 24 hours a day in performing all activities of daily living. They also provide limited nursing care. Links to Assisted Living Facilities regulations are below.
Alzheimer's Special Care Units
Alzheimer's Special Care Units (ASCU) are specialized units of long-term care facilities, such as nursing homes or assisted-living facilities, that offer services specifically for individuals with Alzheimer's Disease or related dementia.
Regulations for Alzheimer's Special Care Units are located in, and part of, the regulations for each type of facility that can house an Alzheimer's Special Care Unit. Please download the regulations for a specific type of facility to see the Alzheimer's Special Care Unit regulations for that type of facility.
Early Intervention Day Treatment
Post-Acute Head Injury Facilities
Post Acute Head Injury Facilities provide rehabilitative services to individuals who have disabilities or impairments brought on by head injuries.
Timber Ridge is the only Post-Acute Head Injury Facility in Arkansas. For more information, call 501-320-6287.
Residential Care Facilities
Residential Care Facilities are licensed to provide services 24 hours a day to individuals older than 17 who are not capable of independent living and who require assistance and supervision. To be eligible, individuals must be independently mobile, capable of responding to reminders and guidance from staff, and capable of self-administering medication. For more information, call 501-320-6287 or view Residential Care Facilty Regulations below.