Respite Care

Caregiver Research: Respite Care

Effects of respite care for children with developmental disabilities: evaluation of an intervention for at risk families. Cowen PS, Reed DA.  College of Nursing, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA. perle-cowen@uiowa.edu Public Health Nurs. 2002 Jul-Aug;19(4):272-83.   Respite child care programs that provide temporary child care, support, and referral services to families of children […]

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Respite Care

 Strengthening American Families Through National and Grassroots Support         The Arc                                     Format             On-line article   This article defines respite for people with disabilities and their families, lists resources of organizations which focus on respite, and discusses who needs respite services, who provides respite services, what kinds of services are provided, how respite […]

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The ARCH National Respite Network

 ARCH is a service of the Chapel Hill Training-Outreach Project   Format             National network   The mission of the ARCH National Respite Network is to assist and promote the development of quality respite and crisis care programs; to help families locate respite and crisis care services in their communities; and to serve as a strong […]

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