Life Skills Training

How do you refer a patient or member to Life Skills Training (LST)?

Focus Care is one of the providers in the State of Colorado that assist in these services. If one of your patients is interested in Focus Care for Targeted Case Management (TCM) please call us 720-361-8829 or email

Targeted case management/transition services are designed to assist Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) members who are interested in transitioning out of long-term care facilities back into home and community-based settings. Those members who are eligible for home and community-based waiver services (HCBS) may also qualify for Life Skills Training (LST) services.

How can Focus Care LST Providers help?

We support experienced life coaches in assessing level of care most appropriate for each participant.

Types of Life Skills Focus Care providers can assist participants to take control of their daily lives:

  • Daily assistance/training/coaching in cooking, housekeeping, laundry, other in-home activities
  • Grocery shopping, meal - planning, nutrition
  • Budgeting, financial management, money handling, and consumer skills
  • Prompting/coaching member to manage medical appointments, medical supplies and prescriptions, clothing, seasonal needs and shopping
  • Coaching with using and navigating public transportation
  • Other help with recreation and community access and orientation
  • Establishing schedule for attendants
  • Advocating for one’s self to ensure needs and wants are expressed in care planning
  • Preventing or making known issues of abuse, neglect, or exploitation
  • Assisting with integrating into the community

What is Life Skills Training?

How do you refer a patient or member to Life Skills Training (LST)?

Focus Care is one of the providers in the State of Colorado that assist in these services. If one of your patients is interested in Focus Care for Life Skills Training (LST), please call us at 303-223-4181 or email info@focuscares.com.