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Explore Respite Options available for your family. For assistance in connecting to Respite Options in Wellington contact Access Information & Referral for Developmental Services. Please note that some options may have a waiting list.
|Program Title :||Crisis/Residential Respite Support|
|Program Time :||Crisis/Respite Residential Service|
|Program Runs from :||Ongoing|
|Program Length :|
|Program Cost :||No corst for consumer|
|Admission Criteria :||
Please see "Community Respite Partner" description for Waterloo Regional Homes for Mental Health for further information regarding eligibility. Individuals must be 16 years of age or older.
Please direct inquiries and referrals to Alison Johnston, Waterloo Regional Homes for Mental Health, at (519) 576-7431 and (866) 797-7431.
The crisis component provides support in meeting basic needs during times of crisis; linkages to supports and resources to address immediate crisis needs; and assistance to initiate a crisis/recovery support plan or review an existing plan.
The planned respite stay component provides help for individuals in the form of relief from daily responsibility and associated stresses, and help for family members in the form of relief from their day-to-day care giving responsibilities.
Regular communication between individuals in respite, existing supports and respite staff are essential to successful crisis resolution.
Individuals who are not well connected to their community will be provided with an opportunity to identify and link with relevant supports and resources to address their future needs.
PLEASE NOTE: Consumers using this service must be able to navigate stairs. (There are 15 steps to the home's bedroom level.)
|Disability / Special Needs :||Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Crisis Prevention and Intervention (CPI), First Aid, Mental Health|
|Individual(s) Served :||Male and Female|
|Type of Respite :|
|Age Category :||13-17 Adolescent, 18-21 Young Adult, 22-30 Adult, 31-50 Adult and 50+ Seniors|
|Agency :||Waterloo Regional Homes for Mental Health|
|Agency Contact :||Alison Johnston|
|Phone :||519 576 7431|
|Fax :||519 576 2923|
|Email Address :||email@example.com|
|Option offered at :||290 Sheldon Ave. N., Kitchener, ON N2H 3M8|
|Nearest Intersection :||Weber and Ottawa|
|Regions :||Guelph & Wellington|