Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Media Contact: LARA Communications 517-373-9280
August 20, 2018 - The Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) issued an order of summary suspension and notice of intent to revoke the adult foster care small group home license of Carter Country Homes Inc., Carters White House, AS630081335 at 1288 Essay Lane, Holly, MI, for failing to protect residents, report a change in the household and appropriately maintain the premises.
In total, LARA’s Notice of Intent to Summarily Suspend and Revoke is alleging four violations of the Adult Foster Care Facility Licensing Act. The severity of the allegations resulted in the joint summary suspension and the notice of intent to revoke the license.
Specifically, as outlined in the order:
Based on these allegations, LARA took emergency action to protect the health, welfare, and safety of vulnerable adults.
The summary suspension was effective at 6 p.m. on August 17, 2018 and prohibits Carter Country Homes Inc. from operating an adult foster care small group home at 1288 Essay Lane, Holly, MI, or at any other address or location. The order also requires the licensee to inform all guardians of adults in her care that the license has been suspended and that she can no longer provide adult foster care services.
An order of summary suspension is a temporary measure and not a final determination that a licensee has violated the Adult Foster Care Facility Licensing Act. A licensee has the right to appeal this suspension.