Information for Data Submitters: Adult Foster Care Cost Reports

Report Resources

Submission Deadline

  • These reports are due no later than February 1, 2018.


The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) is now collecting cost reports for the fiscal years (FY) ended in 2015 and in 2016 from all Adult Foster Care (AFC) providers.


CHIA collects these reports pursuant to regulation 957 CMR 6.00. The reports are used by CHIA and other public entities for monitoring costs and for health care payment policy development.

Please Note: Dual providers of both Adult Foster Care and Group Adult Foster Care services must file separate cost reports.

Filing Application

Adult Foster Care providers are required to submit the following:


AFC Mini Cost Report


AFC Cost Report





Instructions for submission:


Links to download each cost report, available in Excel format, are posted on this webpage. Links to instruction documents are also posted. Please read all instructions carefully.

These reports are due no later than February 1, 2018.


For questions regarding the content of the cost report or problems with submitting your cost report data, please contact CHIA’s Pricing Cost Report Help Desk at (617) 701-8156 or email