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.


  • Category: Feeding
  • Materials: Nutrition for Individuals with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities
  • Goal: Provider will promote good nutritional health for individuals for whom they provide care, as well as for all family members
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: January 2009
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, MSW, Family Based Care Specialist

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider knows the health risks of poor nutrition
  2. Provider knows how to promote good nutritional habits in individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities
  3. Provider knows methods to promote good nutritional habits for all family members

Training Procedures:

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

* The test is packaged with the Course Materials, however you can take the test online by clicking the link above. Test answers are then submitted electronically to a Family Based Care Specialist for review.