Child & Adult Care Facility Inspections

Child & adult care facilities in Michigan are licensed by either the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS) or the Department of Licensing & Regulatory Affairs (LARA). The Lenawee County Health Department conducts plan reviews and environmental inspections of these facilities. 

Facilities Licensed by MDHHS:

  • Child Caring Institutions
  • Children’s Foster Family Homes
  • Foster Family Group Homes for Children 

More Information

MDHHS Child Welfare Licensing (external site)

Facilities Licensed by LARA:

  • Family & Group Child Care Homes
  • Child Care Centers
  • Children’s Camps
  • Adult Foster Care Family & Group Homes 
  • Adult Foster Care Camps
  • Homes for the Aged 

More Information

LARA Child Care Licensing (external site)  
LARA Adult Foster Care/Homes for the Aged (external site)