As always, the safety of our children, families and the community where we work remains our top priority and focus.
In consideration of ongoing guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), First Home Care/Foundations for Home and Community continues to adapt some of our practices with the goal of minimizing the spread of COVID-19 and giving our medical community the best chance possible to manage this serious outbreak.
These temporary measures are evaluated on an ongoing basis and we are continually looking for ways to enrich the lives of our youth while protecting the community we serve. Please contact a First Home Care TFC Program Director for further questions or clarification of First Home Care’s
We are committed to supporting the children you have placed in our trust and response to this emergency. during this difficult time, know that we are here … open, trusted and here to support you.
If you develop a fever or cough or have difficulty breathing, or have had close contact with someone who has had a confirmed positive COVID-19 test result, please seek medical attention by calling your provider’s office or an Urgent Care Center.
If you need help deciding if you should seek medical care, access the CDC Coronavirus Self-Checker on the CDC COVID-19 Symptoms page by clicking on the Coronavirus Self-Checker button at the top of the page.
First Home Care is fully operational. We continue to accept foster care referrals, conduct foster care placements and virtual foster parent training classes for those who are in the process of becoming foster parents.
First Home Care is offering virtual foster parent information sessions and foster parent training; please follow us on Facebook for updates.
Consistent with city and county efforts around social distancing to limit the exposure to individuals who may have contracted COVID-19 but are at that time asymptomatic, we have revised our Visitation Policies to help protect our clients and staff.
The following is in effect until further notice:
Thank you for your cooperation and for being an advocate for the health and care of your loved ones and First Home Care staff.
The CDC recommends individuals and families follow everyday preventive measures including:
We thank our local community for your generosity and your time. If you are interested in providing items (donated or hand-made) to our facility, please, contact us.