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.

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention

  • Category: Health Issue
  • Materials: WV Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program, power point presentation from WVDHHR, Office of Maternal, Child and Family Health, 7/09
  • Goal: Provider knows how to prevent lead poisoning exposure
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: March 2011
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, Special Family Care Liaison

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider knows the dangers of exposure to lead
  2. Provider knows how to prevent exposure to lead
  3. Provider knows the services which are necessary if a child has been exposed to lead and how to access those services

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.