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Personal Care Home & Assisted Living Residence Licensing

The Office of Long-Term Living’s (OLTL) Bureau of Human Services Licensing (BHSL) is responsible for licensure of personal care homes (PCH) and assisted living residences (ALR) in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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  • Need to report a change in PCH/ALR administrator? 

Please utilize the BHSL Administrator Change Form.

  • Considering opening or purchasing a PCH or ALR?

Please see the Licensure Tool Kit on theApplication for a Human Services LicensePage. 

  • Looking for information about an existing PCH or ALR?










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