Respite care is the provision of short-term, temporary relief to those who are caring for family members. Respite is an essential component to complete the overall support that families require when caring for a family member with a developmental disability.
Respite offered by Respite Works is an active service with dual responsibility...
First: Supporting parents to refuel their energy by taking time off to visit friends and families, go out for a cup of coffee, read a book, socialize with peers. In short, to the do activities that regroup our energy and refresh us.
Second: Actively engage children by performing daily activities while in the home and managing minor behavior problems that may occur