Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
Resources for DADS service providers

How to become an AFC provider

Contracting to provide services

To be eligible to provide services and receive reimbursement for these services, a provider agency must meet certain eligibility criteria. Rules regarding program and contracting requirements can be found in Title 40 of the Texas Administrative Code (TAC) as follows:

An individual wishing to serve four individuals must obtain a DADS Assisted Living license type C.  An individual wishing to serve more than four individuals must obtain a DADS Assisted Living license type A.  Rules regarding licensing requirements can be found in Title 40 of the Texas Administrative Code (TAC) as follows:

For more information about DADS provider enrollment process and requirements, please click here.

An individual or provider agency must complete an application to provide services in the Community Services programs. Once you have met the minimum eligibility criteria, you may review the required application documents by clicking on the link below.

The required application documents may be downloaded for completion. Please contact your local Community Services Contracts Unit Manager to obtain the mailing address to submit completed documents.

If you prefer DADS mail you the required application documents, please contact your local Community Services Contracts Unit Manager to request an application packet and obtain the mailing address to submit completed documents.

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Updated: December 23, 2013