Respite care 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.
The Special Needs Workers promote active living for children and adults with developmental disabilities including autism and/or physical disabilities in their own home or in the community, while providing parent relief.
The Worker Bank provides workers to families who are in need of respite and / or developmental programming for their child with a physical or developmental disability or an adult with a developmental disability.
For many families and caregivers of individuals with disabilities as well as individuals with disabilities in Ontario, daily pressures and demands can be overwhelming. Many desperately need or rely ...