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Group Care Facilities

Environmental Health Program

  •  407-858-1497
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    Fax

    407-228-1467 or 407-228-1468
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    Mailing Address

    1001 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200 

    Orlando, FL 32803 

     

Facilities Regulated by Florida Department of Health

Residential Child Caring Agencies are inspected once a year by request of DCF. 

Private Schools, Non-public K-12 Schools, and Charter Schools are inspected twice a year under Chapter 6A-2.0040 of the Florida Administrative Code (FAC).  

  • Information about inspections is available at the Florida Health Public & Private Schools web page. Note:  If you want to remain on this page right click on the link and select "Open in new window"

Note:  Public Schools are inspected once a year under Chapter 6A-2.0010, FAC, which refers to the Florida Building Code.

Group Homes are inspected once a year under Chapter 64E-12.

Facility Requirements

The additional following paperwork needs to be part of your plan review:

  • A floor plan with all sinks and toilets marked
  • A water bill (if facility is serviced by Public Sewer) or an Existing System Review (if the facility is serviced by an Onsite Sewage System) Note:  If you want to remain on this page right click on the link and select "Open in new window"

Please bring the entire plan review to

Orange County Health Department
Environmental Health
1001 Executive Center Drive
Suite 200
Orlando, FL 32803 

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