- Child Caring Facilities (Residential Treatment, Residential Education, Temporary Shelters, Group Homes, and Safe Homes);
- Child Placing Agency;
- Extended Day Treatment;
- Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic for Children
In addition, there are some requirements and procedures that are common across the different license categories, and those can be accessed through the links below.
- Agency Regulations
- DCF Licensing Application Process
- Authorization for: Exceed Licensed Bed Capacity, or Age Range Waiver (DCF-2153 Fillin)
Note: DCF Foster and Adoptive Homes are licensed by DCF Area Office staff who work in the Foster and Adoption Services Unit (FASU). For more information call 1-888-KID-HERO, or visit the Office of Children and Youth In Placement (Foster Care and Adoption) website.
Jim McPherson, Program Manager
Email: Jim McPherson@ct.gov