10a NCAC 27G .0208      CLIENT SERVICES

(a)  Facilities that provide activities for clients shall assure that:

(1)           space and supervision is provided to ensure the safety and welfare of the clients;

(2)           activities are suitable for the ages, interests, and treatment/habilitation needs of the clients served; and

(3)           clients participate in planning or determining activities.

(b)  Facilities or programs designated or described in these Rules as "24-hour" shall make services available 24 hours a day, every day in the year, unless otherwise specified in the rule.

(c)  Facilities that serve or prepare meals for clients shall ensure that the meals are nutritious.

(d)  When clients who have a physical handicap are transported, the vehicle shall be equipped with secure adaptive equipment.

(e)  When two or more preschool children who require special assistance with boarding or riding in a vehicle are transported in the same vehicle, there shall be one adult, other than the driver, to assist in supervision of the children.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 122C-26; 122C-112: 122C-146; 130A-361; 143B-147;

Eff. May 1, 1996;

Recodified from 10 NCAC 14V .0206 to 10 NCAC 14V .0208 Eff. January 3, 2001;

Temporary Amendment Eff. January 3, 2001;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2002.