Personal Care Homes

Long-term care facilities in a residential environment for elderly persons who require some degree of personal assistance with the activities of daily life, such as dressing, bathing, or mobilization; offers a middle ground between independent living and supervised nursing care.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
29023
Names
personal care homes
personal care home
assisted living facilities
assisted-living facilities
board and care homes
board-and-care homes
care facilities, personal
care facilities, residential
facilities, assisted living
facilities, assisted-living
facilities, personal care
facilities, residential care
homes, board and care
homes, board-and-care
homes, personal care
living facilities, assisted
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residential care facilities
verzorgingstehuizen Dutch
hogar de ancianos Spanish
hogares de ancianos Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300259651. The J. Paul Getty Trust.