Adult Development Homes - StepStone Family & Youth Services
  1. Home
  2. Arizona
  3. Adult Development Homes

Adult Development Homes

The need for quality care for adults with developmental disabilities is rising in  Arizona, making it important for us to find supportive, loving homes for our adults  with special needs.  We are advocates for adults with special needs as well as their caregivers.

Developmental homes allow you to provide care in your own home/residence. They are specialized family homes for adults with developmental disabilities. Adults thrive in the individualized setting as opposed to living in a group home setting. As a developmental home provider, you will provide an adult with a stable, loving home. You will be their advocate. You will teach them life skills. You will make a positive impact on their lives.

Minimum Requirements to become a licensed Developmental Home Provider:

  • Must be at least 21
  • If married, both spouses must complete all licensing requirements
  • Applicants must all attend pre-service training requirements
  • All adults in the home must obtain a Level 1 Fingerprint Clearance Card
  • Family must be financially able to meet their own needs
  • Applicants must show proof of lawful presence
  • Must have the time to devote to a child or adult in need
  • Home must be able to pass a home inspection.
  • If you have a pool or spa, you must comply with  safety guidelines.

For More information on  how you can participate as an Adult Developmental Home provider please complete the form linked below.