Diana Vila in her room at Belle Harbor Manor, an adult home in Far and state- regulated adult homes in New York City — once considered a.
In the 's, when New York State began to downsize its State Psychiatric Hospitals, adult homes began to house a younger, deinstitutionalized population of.
Description: In New York State, an Adult Home is defined in law as an Adult Care Facility. Adult. Homes are licensed and regulated by the New York State.
Residents must not require the continual medical or nursing services provided in acute care hospitals, in-patient psychiatric facilities, skilled nursing homes.
Adult homes warehoused mentally ill people for decades until a court Five years ago, New York City's long-troubled adult home industry.