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About FirstLight
in Scottsdale

Why Choose FirstLight Home Care Scottsdale

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

Jim Crews, President/Owner

Jim Crews, President/Owner

Jim has an undergraduate degree in Marketing from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia and an MBA from the University of Charleston in Charleston, West Virginia. Jim has spent a total of fifteen years in the healthcare sector ranging from hospital operations to selling/consulting to medical facilities.

Jim’s entire family has a healthcare background; from his brother who started several outpatient surgery companies to his Mom who is an RN and Dad, who retired as President/CEO of Banner Health System in Phoenix, AZ.

Jim enjoys everything Arizona has to offer including golf, hiking, spending time with his family and traveling.

FirstLight Home Care Scottsdale provides compassionate caregiving services to seniors throughout the valley.

Becky Crews, Owner

Becky Crews, Owner

Becky has a Masters Degree in Psychology from Marshall University Graduate College. She spent six years working in medical rehabilitation administering neuropsychological evaluations, including Charleston Area Medical Center, before staying home to raise her two daughters. She has been especially active raising her daughters with extensive involvement in their school and leading them in their volunteer activities.

Becky knows from experience that families are often in need of trustworthy, responsible and caring people to help with family members. She and her family found in-home care for her father who wished to stay in his home in Tennessee at the time and was in need of extra help. That’s why she is so excited about FirstLight Home Care Scottsdale!

Becky is very active in the community and spends a significant amount of time volunteering for different non-profit organizations around the Valley. Becky enjoys hiking, golf, tennis, yoga, art, running races and marathons.

If you are seeking senior companion or personal care or help after surgery, call FirstLight Home Care.

Dawn Elkjer, VP Operations

Dawn Elkjer, VP Operations

As V.P. of Operations, Dawn has responsibility for the day-to-day functions at FirstLight Home Care of Scottsdale. Dawn joined FirstLight Home Care with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and over 10 years of experience in healthcare, technology, office management, marketing and social media.

Through experiences caring for others, Dawn realizes the gift it is to help others achieve the highest quality of living. She has seen first-hand what challenges seniors are faced with today and is ready to discuss ways to meet those challenges.

Dawn enjoys art, hiking and traveling, and spending time with her husband, while keeping very busy raising their three children.

Call FirstLight Home Care of Scottsdale to discuss your need for that little extra help at home for mom or dad!

Serving Maricopa County, AZ including Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, Fountain Hills, Rio Verde, Fort McDowell, Phoenix. Our office is located in the Scottsdale Airpark and our wonderful caregivers live throughout the valley. Our free in-home assessments are scheduled at your convenience.

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.