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.
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.
SELF DIRECTION Training EOR
Provides training to families and their members how to self direct their Innovation Waiver services. The training includes duties of the Employer of Record and how to set and maintain these services. The must successful EORs have an understanding of waivers services and hiring and firing staff. You will learn how a financial agency handles payroll, taxes and billing.