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About FirstLight
in Bergen County

FirstLight is About People

We know your first priority when choosing a home care provider is finding someone you can trust and rely on… someone who will care for your loved one as you would, and as we would our own. We’ve been where you are, and this is one of the main reasons we chose to be in this business.

Boyd Lowry, owner of FirstLight Home Care of Bergen County

Boyd Lowry, Owner

FirstLight Home Care of Glen Rock, NJ is proudly owned and operated by Boyd Lowry. Boyd, who was an Active Duty Marine from 1982-1986 and received an honorable discharge. He is dedicated to giving back to the Bergen County community where he has spent the majority of his life.

Prior to opening FirstLight of Glen Rock, Boyd ran his own technology company, focusing on system integration and design of warehouse operational systems. He also worked at New York University in the Personnel department and as a recruiter.

Boyd is committed to helping people throughout Bergen County to have a higher quality of life in their later years. His personal experiences with his parents and in-laws have influenced him to give back to the community by opening a Glen Rock in-home care facility to help people live at home and remain independent. Boyd and his wife, Sara, plan to expand FirstLight Home Care of Glen Rock, NJ to provide the highest quality of care to all of Bergen County.

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Vision & Mission

At FirstLight Home Care, we envision a world in which all adults may age with comfort, dignity and independence in the place they call home. We exist to help people have their best day, every day. Our mission is to provide compassionate home care so that the families we serve have peace of mind knowing their loved ones are receiving the support they need to enjoy the quality of life they deserve.

Core Values

We live these core values every day, without compromise. It is what we believe in above all else as they guide our home care company and team members to help us achieve our mission.

Focus Relationships First

Focus on Relationships First

We have a genuine concern for the health and well-being of others and an incredible opportunity to help people live their best lives. By focusing on relationships, we create caring environments where people are encouraged to use their unique experiences and backgrounds to create lasting bonds. This is our Culture of Care philosophy that motivates us to do more as we serve others.

Act with Integrity

Act with Integrity

We’re honest, trustworthy and committed to doing the right thing. Providing service with integrity means we consistently do what we say we’re going to do, communicate with transparency and hold ourselves accountable for our actions.

Give Joy

Give Joy

We find, bring and share joy in our work every day. By practicing kindness, gratitude, and having a positive attitude, we bring happiness and genuinely make people feel good.

Grow Together

Grow Together

We strive to build and nurture a culture that creates strong teams, fosters curiosity and connects ideas. This drives us to break the status quo and, together, find ways to consistently improve and grow.

Make A Difference Every Day

Make a Difference Every Day

Each day we are inspired to make a difference in people’s lives, and we have a sincere desire to make the world a better place. We seek to improve the lives of others through our dedication to reliable, professional first-class service.