Families and service providers acquainted with issues in children’s mental health frequently recognize the strong need and lack of respite care providers as one of the largest gaps in services for both themselves and others.
To assist our families in finding appropriate respite care, we have contracted with the Department of Health and Welfare as a statewide clearinghouse for respite care providers. Our service includes an online listing of providers by region, which can be located on this page. Interested families also are encouraged to call the office for listed providers in their area.
If you or someone you know already provides respite care or if you are willing to provide respite as a service to your community, please contact our office for more information on how to become listed on our website as a respite care provider: 1-800-905-3436.
Respite care is defined as: