OLYMPIA, WA — AARP has named Washington the most successful state in the country when it comes to supporting seniors, adults with disabilities and their family caregivers. The third edition of the State Long-Term Services and Supports Scorecard, released today by the AARP, Commonwealth Fund and Scan Foundation, highlights the rapid changes states face in […]
Running a successful adult family home is an art form. You are the experts in your field and, as such, have a depth of knowledge and experience that could benefit the entire community. We would like to help you share your expertise with your fellow providers. What practices do you use that have helped you […]
Click here to read the newsletter Inside this issue: Letter from AFH Council’s Executive Director John Ficker 2017 Legislative Update Governor Inslee Proclaims September as Adult Family Homes Month! Washington State is Top in the Nation! Spring Conference Report & Webinar Scheduled Share Your Best Practices Annual Fall Conference – Registration Opening Soon – SAVE […]
The Adult Family Home Council’s mission is “to improve the lives and well-being of vulnerable adults through the support of Adult Family Homes.“ We encourage all of our members to strive for excellence, provide the highest quality care possible and to support the physical, emotional, social, spiritual, and care needs of each and every resident. […]
If you need additional information or have special requests, please email Karen Cordero at: Karen@adultfamilyhomecouncil.org. Feel free to enclose any additional information that may assist us in reviewing your application to present at our annual fall conference. Thank you for your interest in supporting the Adult Family Home Council.
On May 25th 2017 Governor Jay Inslee proclaimed September 2017 “Adult Family Home Month” It is so important that we recognize the value of the work of all caregivers. We look forward to creating opportunities to celebrate this recognition through out the month, culminating in our annual Fall Conference September 28th and 29th.
Click here to read the newsletter Inside this issue: Letter from AFH Council’s Executive Director John Ficker 2017 Legislative Update Spring Conferences Are Filling Up Fast! An Important Win For AFH Providers – Adult Family Home Council AFH Owners Be Sure to Complete Your Background Checks! Affiliate Business Partner Profile – Mercury Pharmacy Services The […]
April 24, 2017 at 10am, the Legislature will begin a special session. The regular session was scheduled to end on Sunday the 23rd; however, lawmakers have been unable to negotiate a state budget deal. This is the seventh time in the last 10 years that the legislature has had to use a special session to […]
Since August of 2014, the Adult Family Home Council and the State of Washington have been engaged in a legal battle over the Council’s right to negotiate with the state over certain issues of compensation. The issues began when the Council proposed add-on rates for items not currently impacting the classification and corresponding rates in the […]
Click here to read the newsletter Inside this issue: Letter from AFH Council’s Executive Director John Ficker 2017 Legislative Update Spring Conference! Register Now! Spring Conference Sponsorships Available for Affiliate Business Partners! Please Welcome Adriana Hutchings to AFH Councils Team What Does The AFH Council Do For Me? Affiliate Business Partner Profile – AK Vision […]