Specialized Family Care Program

SFC staff will be working remotely and available to SFC providers through their work cell phones. If you have an emergency or specific needs please contact your Family Based Care Specialist. The public may continue to make referrals or apply to be a home provider by utilizing this site. All staff contact information can be accessed by Contact Us.

Communicating With People With Developmental Disabilities

Training Objectives:

  1. Specialized Family Care Provider can define and use people first language
  2. Specialized Family Care Provider knows how to address persons with a disability
  3. Specialized Family Care Provider advocates for the use of appropriate language in communications with persons with a disability

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider