Finding and Choosing a Residential Care Apartment Complex

What is a Residential Care Apartment Complex (RCAC)?

Independent apartment complex which includes:

  • Five or more adults reside independently
  • Each unit has:
    • a lockable entrance and exit:
    • Kitchen, including a stove or microwave oven
    • Individual bathroom
    • Individual sleeping and living areas

Residents receive the following services:

  • Room and Board
  • Up to 28 hours per week of supportive care, personal care and nursing services

Licensing Information:

  • Certified RCAC: house both private pay tenants and those eligible for Medicaid
    • Inspected every two years
  • Registered RCAC:
    • House only private pay tenants
    • Not inspected
    • Only complaints investigated

Statewide Residential Care Apartment Complex Directories