INDIVIDUALLY DESIGNED SUPPORTS FOR YOU
SPECIALIZED CONSULTATIVE SERVICES
Provides expertise, training and technical assistance to family members, support staff and other natural supports for the purpose of ensuring that participants with developmental disabilities who require long term intervention have their needs met. With a team of experts, we can utilize a group to meet individual needs of the families we serve. As a provider for Vaya Health, we can provide our services through the Innovations Waiver or private pay.
OUR TEAM INCLUDES SPECIALISTS IN
- Behavior – ABA
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Recreation Therapy
- Speech Therapy
COMMUNITY NAVIGATOR SERVICES
Helps locate and access community resources, helps develop relationships that promote community inclusion and support the individual and family in implementing their person-centered plan. The Community Navigator Services at FIRST are unique because our staff are parents of children and adults with a variety of disabilities. Whatever your needs are, one of our staff has been down that road, and can help you navigate your way down it, too. FIRST has been approved as Trainer and Community Navigator for Employer of Record by Vaya Health.
NATURAL SUPPORTS EDUCATION
Provides training to families and their natural support network to enhance the decision making capacity of your team, provide orientation regarding the impact of the disabilities, provide education and training on interventions and strategies, and provide education and training in the use of specialized equipment.