Virginia Laws: Assisted Living

Click on a title below to see the Virginia Law(s) associated with the heading.

Virginia Standards for Licensed Assisted Living Facilities

Last amended by the State Board of Social Services in August, 2021.

Virginia Law: Regulations for Assisted Living Facilities

In Virginia, “Memory Care” is considered “Assisted Living”, and falls under the laws that govern Assisted Living facilities.

Virginia Law: Resident-Family Council

The purpose of the Family-Resident Council is to work with the administration to improve the quality of life for all residents

Resident Rights in Virginia

The rights and responsibilities of Assisted Living residents are governed by state regulations and are designed to protect the well-being and dignity of residents.