24-Hour Hotline: (305) 774-3616

Miami-Dade Tel. (305) 260-0160

Respite Services

For many of us, caring for a loved one with a disability is an integral part of our daily lives. Yet caregiving can be a demanding, difficult job and no one person or family is equipped to do it alone.

Respite helps family members to live actively and participate in community and social activities. It allows parents and guardians the time they need for themselves, which is vital for renewal, health, and resilience.

Our Respite Care program is a family support service that provides temporary relief from the physical and emotional demands involved in caring for a family member who has a disability.

We offer short term breaks that relieve stress, restore energy, and promote balance in the lives of caregivers and families.

Services

  • Comprehensive day care services for seniors that are designed to improve social functioning and enhance their capacity to live independently
  • Assistance with the activities of daily living, enabling individuals with developmental or functional disabilities to live at home
  • Individual care and supervision to protect safety in the absence of family members or other caregivers
  • Relief to families from the constant and demanding responsibility of providing care
  • Attending to basic needs and other supportive activities that would ordinarily be performed by family members or other caregivers