Resources for Families
Locating Respite Care Services
Locating respite care services can sometimes be a daunting task for a number of reasons, including lack of trained/reputable providers, location where families reside, lack of financial resources, difference in the time when respite is available and when it is most needed, and not knowing where to start. The CRC is here to offer guidance and resources to assist in the process of finding a respite provider that meets your needs.
Please search our Online Respite Locator for respite providers near you.
If you do not find a suitable respite provider near your home, the following organizations in your community may also help you get in touch with respite care providers:
Adoptive and kinship family resources
Coming Up for Air Kinship, Adoptive & Foster Family Resources
Easterseals Colorado's Rocky Mountain Village - Coming Up for Air: Family Respite Weekends
Support Groups & Local Meetings
Support Groups: Sibling, veteran, and other general support groups
Disability Specific Groups: Local groups, support meetings, state-wide programs for specific disabilities
Colorado Metro Crisis Hotline: 1-844-493-8255 or www.metrocrisisservices.org
Colorado Waiver Information: Click here.
Summer Camps for Individuals with Special Needs: 2017 Colorado Summer Camp Guide (document created by Developmental Pathways)
Easterseals Colorado's Discovery Club: A day for kids of ALL abilities, including children with extensive medical needs and their siblings, to explore in a friendly social setting