Adult Foster Care Toward Independent Living and Learning

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Contact Information

Toward Independent Living and Learning
Contact: Alan White, Director
Email Address:
Phone: 781-302-4600
Alternate Phone: 800-696-6150

20 Eastbrook Road, Suite 201 Dedham, MA 02026
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Adult Foster Care


Adult Foster Care (AFC) provides the same individualized services as the Shared Living placement but AFC placements provide two different levels of support based on personal care needs, medical oversight and/or behavioral intervention. To participate in the AFC program, the individual must have Medicaid and meet the requirements of the Adult Foster Care program.

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Family Support
  • In-program Transportation
  • Relationship/Friendship Support
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Adult Foster Care

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Blind
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Deaf
  • Developmental Disability
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Multiple Disability
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Speech Impairment

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service, MassHealth, Medicare, Personal Funds