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.

Fire Safety and Early Warning/Early Protection for the Home

  • Category: Safety
  • Materials: Booklet by NEPA "Fire in Your Home: Prevention and Survival"
  • Goal: Provider knows about safety items which can increase survival in a house fire.
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: March 2010
  • Developed by: Brenda Leaman, Family Based Care Specialist

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider understands the importance of smoke detectors in the home
  2. Provider knows the basic types of smoke detectors
  3. Provder knows how to install and maintain smoke detectors

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.