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(203) 491-5641

With FirstLight, It’s Personal!


FirstLight understands that you have many concerns when it comes to finding the best care for yourself or your loved one. Should you decide that home care is the answer, you still have to decide which company to hire. This opens up a host of new questions. For instance, how quickly can I receive care? How are caregivers selected and managed? Will they be reliable, trustworthy, and compassionate? Meeting face to face is important to us At FirstLight we start to get to know you with a brief phone interview, but unlike many other companies, we don’t stop there. We…

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Falls and How FirstLight Can Help


Falls are the number one risk facing seniors. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, millions of older people fall each year (more than one out of four) and many of these result in serious injury. Bone frailty, lower body weakness, dehydration, vitamin D deficiency, some medications, vision problems, footwear, weakness from illness or surgery, and household items such as, rugs, stairs, or clutter are all factors that increase the risk of falling. What you can do to reduce your fall risk: Consult a doctor Ask your doctor if you feel at risk of falling Discuss your current…

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Home Is Where the Heart Is


Where you live is not just a house; it’s a home! Home is the place we associate with family, friends, community, and most important for many, memories. Our homes are where we feel most comfortable and independent. That’s why fully 90 percent of seniors want to stay in their homes as they age.* First Light can make this happen. Our flexible care plans are designed to provide the care you need, usually at a significantly lower cost than nursing homes or senior living communities. And, seniors are sparred the often jarring experience of moving from their homes. Our in-home caregivers…

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