Family Services Perth-Huron

Site: Stratford - Rotary Respite House

Service: Respite Program

Description (Service) Rotary Respite House supports 3-5 children who have high medical or complex care needs * short-term visits * weekend and day respite * variety of program options * respite coordinator helps to identify respite needs and develop and implement an individual respite plan * caregivers have a chance to recharge * Flex Fund available to families who do not meet eligibility criteria for other funding sources  
One to One Respite Providers - trained and screened to provide care in the home or community  
Out of Home Respite - trained and screened families and individuals provide care in their home 
to develop skills * integrated options 
Camps, community activities and other respite programs - Opportunities to develop skills in different settings and create integrated options
Service Details
Hours Rotary Respite House - Weekends and school holidays, program hours are flexible
Dates Year round
Areas Served Perth County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Children 18 years and younger with complex medical needs.
Application Call
Languages English
Fees Service ; Minimal parent fee for Rotary Respite House. For ongoing respite, coordinator will investigate funding options with parents. * Fee assistance available.
Address and Location
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
35 McManus Rd
Stratford, ON N5A 5E3
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Intersection McManus Rd and Vivian St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-273-1020
Toll Free Phone 1-800-268-0903
Fax 519-273-6993
Primary Contact Nancy Farr, Respite Coordinator
Alternate Contact Kelly Brooks, Respite Coordinator
Primary Executive Susan Melkert, Executive Director
Mailing Address c/o Nancy Farr 
142 Waterloo St 
Stratford, ON N5A 4B4

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