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The Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection is responsible for licensing all long term care facilities in Delaware. The Division is also responsible for certifying nursing homes that wish to participate in the Medicare and/or Medicaid programs.
The Division licenses facilities in the following categories:
For information about any of the facility categories, please call the Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection's New Castle County office or Kent/Sussex Counties office. Lists of licensed Nursing Homes and licensed Assisted Living facilities are available on-line through the links above.