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About FirstLight
in Ann Arbor

Why Choose FirstLight Home Care Ann Arbor

At FirstLight Home Care of Ann Arbor, we provide exceptional care so that your loved one has the support they need to enjoy the quality of life they deserve in the place they call home.

We exist to help people have their best day – every day – whatever that means for them. Our team of trusted care professionals in Ann Arbor is passionate about providing personalized care, creating meaningful relationships and making a difference in the lives of others.

Dan Paluga, Owner

Dan Paluga, Owner

Dan Paluga is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame, where he also received his law degree. Dan clerked in the Michigan Supreme Court and worked in private practice in both Detroit and Chicago prior to starting FirstLight of Greater Ann Arbor.

I started FirstLight Home Care of Ann Arbor because I wanted to serve my community. I believe that people are what sets FirstLight apart. Our caregivers are the heart and soul of our business and take pride in providing exceptional care wherever it is that you or a loved one calls home in the Ann Arbor area. It would be a privilege to serve you and your family.

Annie Hoffman, Director of Care

Annie Hoffman brings years of experience in the healthcare field to FirstLight Home Care of Greater Ann Arbor. As Director of Care, Annie oversees all aspects of client care and brings a warm smile and a service minded attitude to all our client relationships.

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.