Respite Care

Programs that provide a brief period of relief or rest for family members, guardians or other people who are regular caregivers for dependent adults or children by offering temporary or intermittent care in the home or in community settings/facilities. (AIRS PH-7000)

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RI

Cranston, RI

Organization Name: The Keystone Group
Address: PO Box 20130
Cranston, RI 02921
Phone: 401-941-1112
Fax: 401-383-8744
Eligibility: must meet criteria and be medicaid eligible
Services Provided: Children's Clinical Services including Home Based Therapy Services (HBTS)
Personal Assistance Service Supports(PASS)
Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Therapy
Therapeutic respite
Transition Services
Adult Services include
Residential Supports
Group Homes
Shared Living
Vocational Services






The agency specializes in services for children and adults with cognitive, physical and medical needs, supporting each person to live to his or her fullest potential. This deep expertise has expanded beyond the area of disabilities to include vocational training for a wide variety of adults through the People In Partnerships division. The agency is based in Cranston and several of its programs serve people throughout the state of Rhode Island.
Provider Profiles: At AccessPoint RI, we empower people with differing abilities to live with dignity, respect, equality and choice throughout their lives.

We form partnerships with individuals and families, assisting people to pursue what is important to them. Whether it’s a family seeking assistance to optimize a child’s development, an adult who may need support to live independently, or an individual who wants job training to find suitable employment, AccessPoint’s knowledgeable and caring staff is there to help each person live a fuller life.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/3/2018
Address: 178 Norwood Avenue
Cranston, RI 02905
Phone: 401-921-1470
Eligibility: Programs have eligibility criteria.
Services Provided: Seven Hills Rhode Island provides a number of support services for children and youth with special health care needs and their families.
Early Intervention services are designed to enhance the development of infant and toddlers (birth-age 3) and listed in a separate directory entry.

Services for children: Developmental Evaluations, Therapeutic and Educational Home Visits, Feeding/Nutrition Programs, Assertive Technology, Sensory Integration Home Programs, Developmental Monitoring, Service Coordination, parent support and advocacy training.

Home based Therapy Service (HBTS) are specialized, intensive services and treatments for children with a wide range of disabilities, guided by an approved individualized treatment plan.

Personal Assistance Services and Support Provider (PASS)In Rhode Island, Seven Hills provides Personal Assistance Supports and Services (PASS) that help families of children with special health care needs with daily life skills. The supports through PASS work to improve a child’s ability to participate in social situations and function in the community with dignity.
Applied Behavior Analysis Program ( ABA) The Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Program provides 20-30 hours of weekly, intensive home-based services to children, 3-12 years of age, who live in Rhode Island and who are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Provider Profiles: Early Intervention Provider listed separately
Home based Therapy Service (HBTS)
Personal Assistance Services and Support Provider (PASS)
Applied Behavior Analysis Program ( ABA)
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 1/4/2017

Kingston, RI

25 Independence Way Suite G
Kingston, RI 02881
Phone: 401-789-4614
Organization Name: Fogarty Center, Inc.
Address: 25 Independence Way Suite G
Kingston, RI 02881
Phone: 401-789-4614
Eligibility: Medicaid eligible
Services Provided: Home Based Therapy Services (HBTS) [https://fogartycenter.org/child-hbts/]
Personal Assistance Services and Supports (PASS) [https://fogartycenter.org/child-pass/]
Respite [https://fogartycenter.org/child-respite/]
Provider Profiles: Established in 1952, the Fogarty Center is a private, non-profit agency that provides a variety of services and supports to children and adults with intellectual, developmental and/or other disabilities.

Providing Residential Opportunities, Self-Directed Support, Day Services and Children’s Services, the Fogarty Center is one of the original provider agencies in Rhode Island. We continue to refine and enhance our services with a commitment to developing innovating and individualized opportunities.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/6/2019

North Kingstown, RI

1130 Ten Rod Road
Building C, #201
North Kingstown, RI 02852
Organization Name: Perspectives Corporation
Address: 1130 Ten Rod Road
Building C, #201
North Kingstown, RI 02852
Eligibility: The Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention (EIBI) for children under 5 and not in a full day school program and medicaid eligible.
Services Provided: Child Services
Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention for children on the Autism spectrum
Home-Based Therapeutic Services ( HBTS)
Personal Assistance and Supports ( PASS)
Respite
Transition Services
Adult Services
include
24 hour residential
non 24 hour residential
vocational
Provider Profiles: Perspectives Corporation is a private agency whose purpose is to help people with developmental, intellectual and other disabilities participate in and contribute to community life, empowering them with the dignity of being fully independent as possible.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 4/21/2016

Warwick, RI

Address: Airport Professional Park
2348 Post Road Suite 107
Warwick, RI 02886
Eligibility: Be under 21, a Rhode Island resident, living at home Be eligible for medical assistance Have a moderate to severe cognitive, physical, developmental, and/or psychiatric chronic condition
Services Provided: Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
Home Based Therapeutic Services ( HBTS)
Personal Assistance and Support Services (PASS)
Respite
Provider Profiles: Dr. Peter Patch founded Northeast Behavioral Associates in 2001 to serve adults, adolescents, and children with clinical and behavioral needs. Dr. Patch has provided behavioral treatment to children and adults for the last fifteen years, helping them identify unhealthy and counter-productive behaviors and replace them with healthy, functional o
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 7/21/2017
Address: 2733 Post Road
Warwick, RI 02886
Fax: 401-921-4918
Eligibility: accepts medicaid and a variety of insurances
Services Provided: Child Services include
Coordination of Care
Individual & Family Outpatient Counseling
​Social Skills Training
​Family Support and Training
Parent Coaching and Training
Home Based Therapeutic Services (HBTS)
Personal Assistance and Support Services ( PASS)
Adult Services include
Office-based counseling available for
Individuals, Families & Couples
Provider Profiles: The licensed clinicians and professional staff at Ocean State Behavioral provide an array of behaviorally based treatment and mental health services to children, families and adults. The agency mission is to provide quality behavioral, family centered, and strength based services to individuals and families. We are dedicated to empowering individuals to overcome challenges in order to achieve their goals.
Our main objective at OSB is to work with the family to assess the needs of the client and provide the services to address the identified needs. We believe that our role is not life-long. Our role is to teach the parents and children life-long support goals so that we are no longer needed. Empowering families to grow healthy in their own environment is one of our main focuses.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 4/21/2016

Nationwide

800 Eastown Drive, Suite 105
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Phone: 706-256-2084
Organization Name: National Respite Locator Service
Address: 800 Eastown Drive, Suite 105
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Phone: 706-256-2084
Services Provided: The ARCH National Respite Network includes the National Respite Locator, a service to help caregivers and professionals locate respite services in their community, the National Respite Coalition, a service that advocates for preserving and promoting respite in policy and programs at the national, state, and local levels, and the Lifespan Respite Technical Assistance Center.
Provider Profiles: The ARCH National Respite Network includes summer camps for both children and adults with special needs.

A cooperative agreement with the US Administration for Community Living/ Administration on Aging
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
101 Montgomery Street, Suite 72150
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-434-3388 xl
Organization Name: National Center on Caregiving
Address: 101 Montgomery Street, Suite 72150
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-434-3388 xl
Toll Free Phone: 800-445-8106
Services Provided: Caregiver services, policy and research. Search for state-based resources using the Family Care Navigator.
Provider Profiles: Internet Information Resource
Original Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 3/6/2019
PO Box 1616
Higley, AZ 85236-1616
Phone: 855-285-4473
Address: PO Box 1616
Higley, AZ 85236-1616
Phone: 855-285-4473
Email: support@hiremycare.org
Eligibility: Anyone looking to hire a caregiver.
Services Provided: Web-based jobs board that connects caregivers, services, and products to individuals looking for in-home care (Care Seekers). HireMyCare.org allows caregivers to search through postings or be listed to be searched for and hired.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019