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About FirstLight
in Omaha

Why Choose FirstLight Home Care Omaha

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

Jaye Firmature McCoy, owner at FirstLight Home Care of Omaha

Jaye Firmature McCoy, Owner

Born and raised in Omaha, Jaye has a passion for serving others. Jaye’s business experience comes from the Firmature Family Restaurants and 25 years of ownership of Diamond Laundry Service. Jaye took care of her own aging parents and understands the challenges and needs of today’s aging population and their family caregiver’s. Jaye and the FirstLight Home Care team are deeply committed to making sure their clients get the best care from exceptional caregivers. Her satisfaction comes from knowing she is enriching the lives of others by providing quality caregivers to families. “FirstLight Home Care has provided me with the incredible opportunity to reach out not only to our clients but also to the larger community. It is a great gift to own a business that feels like a ministry.”

Tracy Connor, Client Care & HR Manager

Tracy has been employed in the health care staffing industry since 2003. She cared for her husband with heart and kidney disease over many years. She personally understands the difficulty of keeping loved ones safe and cared for in their homes. Her business knowledge and staffing experience is a proven foundation for assessing our clients and implementing FirstLight’s special brand of client care. “Building trusted relationships and providing outstanding communication is the keystone to providing exceptional care. I am truly blessed by the privilege of making a difference in the lives of FirstLight Home Care clients and their families.”

Christy Culver, Scheduling & Accounts Manager

Christy Culver, Scheduling & Accounts Manager

Christy has worked in home health since 2013, both as a scheduler and caregiver. She intuitively understands the needs of our clients and is able to select the right caregiver to complement the unique needs of each person.  Christy is a master at multi-tasking and always strives for exceptional care.  “Our clients and our caregivers are my top priority. I have found great joy in providing the perfect match.”

Tay Karger, Human Resource Specialist

Tay has spent most of her life around Independent and Assisted Living Communities, including when her father-in-law was failing with Diabetes, Kidney and Heart Failure and several strokes. She is committed to her family, raising 7 children including 1 with developmental disabilities. She started at FirstLight Home Care as a Caregiver helping our clients and was promoted to office staff. “I believe everyone should be able to make the most out of their lives. I enjoy helping people to do that! That’s what I love about FirstLight! Our FirstLight Family genuinely CARES about all our clients and one another.”

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.