9 Steps to Respite Care for Grandfamilies (ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center)


9 Steps to Respite Care for Grandfamilies will help you have a better understanding of the resources that are available, what you can expect and how to select a high-quality service that best meets the needs of your family. This fact sheet outlines nine simple steps to help you assess your own needs, identify the different types of respite, and provide information on how to find and pay for services. The information provided will also help you plan and make the most of your respite time, better prepare your grandchild for respite, offer guidance on orienting respite providers, and provide a comprehensive list of resources specific to the needs of the child in your care.


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