New for Families from Community Living Essex County – Select-a-break, short term respite options!
Essex County has started a new short-term respite program for families called Select-a-break! The information is on their website, http://communitylivingessex.org/services/respite-supports-in-out-of-home/selectabreak/.
Select-a-Break: Community Living Essex County’s flexible respite options offering families and caregivers a short break while providing children, youth and adults with intellectual disabilities opportunities to participate in their communities, form friendships, learn new skills, and have fun!
Select-a-Break options include:
respite in the evening for a few hours
respite during daytime hours
respite with a Host Family (Coming Soon)
respite in your own home or in a Community Living home
Sessions begin Fall 2016, space is limited. To register, please complete the Online Application Form or call Patty Neufeld at 519-776-6483 ext. 228