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About FirstLight
in Lady Lake

Why Choose FirstLight Home Care Lady Lake

At FirstLight Home Care of Lady Lake, 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 Lady Lake is passionate about providing personalized care, creating meaningful relationships and making a difference in the lives of others.

Amie Deak LCSW, MHA, Owner

Amie Deak LCSW, MHA

Amie Deak graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Michigan State University, where she also earned her Masters in Clinical Social Work. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, she has worked as a clinician in primary care, home health, hospital, and hospice settings. At Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital in Orlando, FL, Amie helped build the Pediatric Palliative Care program, served as a Coordinator of the Pediatric Brain Tumor Program, and served on the hospital’s Medical Ethics Committee.  She was also a project manager of the 2030 Strategic Planning Initiative and was a presenter at the CAPC (Center to Advance Palliative Care) National Conference. She has had numerous articles published related to palliative care, end of life issues, and change management. Amie has also earned a Masters in Healthcare Administration from The University of Cincinnati.

Starting a FirstLight Home Care business allows me to get back to what I love: serving others. After spending the last 25 years in the healthcare world in both clinical and administrative roles, I have witnessed firsthand the value of having a caregiver in the home for individuals and the people who love them. I believe nothing is more powerful and unique than developing a relationship while caring for and supporting someone in the place they call home.

Home care takes place in someone’s sanctuary and warrants a tremendous amount of trust and respect. As caregivers, we have the honor of serving individuals so they can remain at home while they recover from an injury or illness, as they cope with a chronic condition, or as they approach the end of their lives. I want our caregivers to make a difference in our client’s quality of life and the communities we serve.

Opening a FirstLight Home Care office in this area has given me the opportunity to come back “home” to serve the community that has given so much to our family over the last decade. We raised our children in the Lake, Sumter, and Marion Counties area and have family members and good friends who call this area home. Making a difference in people’s lives has always been my calling. After pursuing career opportunities out of the area, we decided to move back to the community so I could do just that. It would be an honor if you allow us to serve you and your family.

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’s what we believe in above all else as they guide our 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.