Day Support Services

First Home Care offers day support services for older adolescents and adults with multiple disabilities, including those with Autism Spectrum Disorder, to develop the relevant skills that will enable them to participate in all aspects of their communities. Group activities are offered Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. For those who prefer a full day, activities are offered from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Individuals participate in a broad range of structured group activities which include a combination of community-based outings and on-site activities. The goal is to connect with the community to facilitate a better understanding of how individuals with disabilities can be a valuable resource in supporting the community.

Group Day Services:

  • Social skills
  • Communication skills
  • Community safety skills
  • Community integration
  • Money management skills
  • Self-management skills
  • Instrumental activities of daily living
  • Learning and using daily living activities
  • Enhancing social and interpersonal skills
  • Medication education
  • Community responsibility
  • Increasing independent living skills
  • Appropriate peer relations

Day Support Services are Medicaid Waiver eligible.

Community Engagement Services– Fosters the ability of the individual to acquire, retain, or improve skills necessary to build positive social networks, greater independence and personal choice to participate in integrated activities in the community in groups of no more than 1 staff to 3 individuals. These activities may include community education or training, and volunteer activities. This program is Medicaid Waiver eligible.

Contact:
1634 London Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23704
757-391-9076