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NAMI Maine Respite Families

Family and Caregiver resources

 

FAMILY RESPITE PROGRAM APPLICATION AVAILABLE HERE 

 

Please contact Chelsay Evans, our Respite Application specialist, with any questions about applying for the respite program at 800-464-5767 x2314

Benefits of Receiving Respite

  • Families receive up to 26 hours of caregiver support each month 
  • Planned breaks offered by a provider network, trained to serve children with disabilities and special needs
  • Respite care plans are developed for each child to support any current action or treatment plan
  • Family members, friends and neighbors with an existing connection to approved children are encouraged to become certified providers

Program Eligibility

  • Each child must be under the age of 18 years old and be diagnosed with:
  • Two or more significant delays (6-months) in areas of development; or
  • An emotional disability; or
  • A behavioral disability

Questions or concerns? Contact us at:

Phone: (800) 464-5767 x2314
Fax: (207) 621-8430
Email: respite@namimaine.org
Mailing Address: 52 Water Street, Hallowell, Maine 04347