Adult Foster Care

Do you enjoy helping others? Do you have an easily accessible home and spare bedrooms?

If you answered yes, consider becoming an Adult Foster Care Provider!

Call 757-664-6648 for details.


Adult Foster Care Provides Services for the following:

  • Adults who have mental health needs
  • Adults with intellectual delay
  • Older Adults
  • Young adults with lifelong disabilities who were former foster care children


Provider Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate physician appointments and transportation arrangements
  • Maintain a comfortable living environment
  • Prepare meals
  • Supervise adults in the home 24 hours daily


Interested providers must:

  • Be a City of Norfolk resident
  • Complete a tuberculosis (TB) test
  • Consent to a Home and Fire Inspection
  • Participate in a Child Protective Services/Adult Protective Services Background check
  • Participate in Criminal Background check
  • Provide Personal References
  • Submit an application