What is a Respite provider?
A Respite provider is a person who wishes to provide respite supports to individuals with special needs. He/she works independently of any Respite Network Agency
. He/she may request to advertise their services on the website www.respiteservices.com
- The website www.respiteservices.com is a public service, funded by the Ministry of Community and Social Services, Ministry of Children and Youth Services and local host agencies. It is hosted by the Geneva Centre for Autism in Toronto
- In Cochrane Temiskaming, there is a local listing of Respite Provider called a Respite Provider registry.
How can a Respite Provider advertise their services on www.respiteservices.com?
You are strongly encouraged to follow the 3 step process before accepting a self-employed Respite Provider or when considering anyone to provide respite care for someone with special needs.
Please feel free to contact any Respite network agency regarding respite questions or concerns or if you would like assistance using the website www.respiteservices.com