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Provider experience: Lucas and Carey offer not just a home, but loving support, patience, and dedication to the personalized needs of the person they serve. They have a passion for helping, engaging, and advocating for others. Their love for supporting individuals with special needs came from serving as Backup Workers for two separate services and working as Direct Support Providers for individuals who are active with Day Support and WRAP programs.
Specialized training: CPR/First Aid.
A little about the provider: Lucas and Carey love music, laughter, and finding fun activities and new experiences to try together. Their lifestyle is active, fulfilling, and balanced with relaxation. They enjoy camping, boating, riding ATVs, kayaking, fishing, swimming, playing piano and guitar, and hosting cookouts with family and friends. Their home is located 20 minutes from community activities in Roanoke, Rocky Mount, and Westlake, VA. For individuals who love horses and riding, the Healing Strides Therapeutic Horseback Riding Facility is just 10 minutes away. The Case home is a non-smoking, pet-friendly home. Lucas and Carey currently have two cats, a flock of chickens for a daily source of fresh eggs, and one large fish tank. Their future plans include adding horses, dogs, and/or goats as time allows. They are a very loving family with strong Christian values and anticipate the moment when they can welcome a new member into their faith-based home where respect and dignity are a way of life.
Other people living in the home: There are currently no other individuals being served in the home.
Modifications: The home has no modifications. The two-story home offers two private bedrooms with big, double-door closets and a large shared bathroom with plenty of counter and cabinet space. Individuals are allowed to decorate their bedrooms to their liking, and must be able to navigate stairs as the bedrooms provided are on the upper level of the home. The home is in a quiet, peaceful neighborhood, perfect for someone who is sensitive to noise. The main level boasts a large open floor plan with hardwood floors, allowing individuals who use adaptive equipment to move freely without many limitations. There is also a covered front porch and a screened-in back porch with a large adjacent deck The home has a two-car attached garage, providing a covered entry into the home and protection from the elements.