Respite care provides a temporary rest period for family members who care for those who have special needs. Respite care is available for children identified as Level of Need (LoN) 3 or 4. Exceptional Family Member (EFM) sponsors who request care may be eligible for a maximum of 20 hours of respite per month, per family, at authorized reimbursement rates.
Forms & Resources
Respite Care Program Application
Respite Care Reimbursement Program Statement of Understanding
Direct Deposit Form
Level of Needs Guidance
Respite Care Reimbursement Changes (Effective 1 October 2013)