Use Footnotes(index), where index is the index number, to return a single Footnote object. The index number represents the position of the footnote in the selection, range, or document. The following example applies red formatting to the first footnote in the selection.
Visual Basic for Applications
If Selection.Footnotes.Count >= 1 Then
Selection.Footnotes(1).Reference.Font.ColorIndex = wdRed
Footnotes positioned at the end of a document or section are considered endnotes and are included in the Endnotes