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: Health Issues
  • Materials: Fact Sheets from WV Bureau for Public Health and Centers for Disease Control: How to Fight Mosquitoes; Mosquito-borne Infection Prevention Checklist; West Nile Virus & Preventing Mosquito Bites; La Crosse Encephalitis
  • Goal: Provider knows how to control mosquitoes
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: August 2013
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, Family Based Care Specialist

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider knows prevention techniques to control mosquitoes
  2. Provider knows about mosquito control myths
  3. Provider knows about diseases which can be caused by mosquitoes

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.