What is Flying Colors of Success, Inc.?
Flying Colors of Success, Inc. (FCS, Inc.) is a Westminster/Carroll County based organization that provides traditional residential and individualized supported living services. Our agency has been successfully supporting people with developmental disabilities in their communities since March 26, 1991. We operate 365 days a year, 24 hours a day.
Our agency is a private, non-profit, tax-exempt organization under IRS code 501(c)(3). FCS, Inc. serves people with developmental disabilities, including but not limited to: Mental Retardation, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, etc. from school age through adulthood. A volunteer board of directors consisting of local business leaders and consumers governs our agency.
FCS, Inc. is proud to be a leader in working with individuals with behavioral challenges. FCS, Inc. works with a consulting PHD psychologist, and employs an administrative and direct care staff who are educated, trained and experienced in working with individuals with behavioral challenges.
FCS, Inc. employs consulting nurses who make home visits to our consumers on a regular basis. Our nurses review and advise FCS, Inc. on all medical issues and help to assure quality medical care.
All staff employed by FCS, Inc. receive training including, but not limited to: CPR, First Aid, Management of Disruptive Behavior, Seizures, Universal Precautions, Characteristics of Individuals with Developmental Disabilities, Fundamental Rights of Individuals with Developmental Disabilities, Behavior Change, Aging and Needs of the Elderly, Communication, Community Integration, and the Individual Plan and Supporting Families.
Future Interests of FCS, Inc.
- We will be adding more handicap accessible homes for people with special needs.
- To increase the number of individualized supported living arrangements.
- To broaden our service area.
- To expand respite care options to people with special needs.