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Respite Programs

Downing Respite House
Location: 5182 Genesee Street, Bowmansville, NY
Phone: 716.817.9049
Age: 10 and Up
Fees: Waive-based and private pay.
Transportation: Transportation is arranged and/or provided by the family.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks are provided.
Medications: Staff is certified to pass medications and is supervised by an RN.
Program: This program offers planned and emergency on-site care, by the hour or overnight, for people with developmental disabilities. The site is wheelchair accessible. Staff at the site are g-tube, medication, first-aid and SCIP-R certified.
Recreation: Recreational activities include, but are not limited to, outings to the mall, Lasertron and movies. Arts and crafts, sports activities and help with homework are also available.

Northtown Respite House
Location: 6828 Townline Road, Wheatfield, NY 14120
Phone: 716.817.9049
Age: 10 and Up
Fees: Waive-based and private pay.
Transportation: Transportation is arranged and/or provided by the family.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks are provided.
Medications: Staff is certified to pass medications and is supervised by an RN.
Program: This program offers planned and emergency on-site care, by the hour or overnight, for people with developmental disabilities. The site is wheelchair accessible. Staff at the site are g-tube, medication, first-aid and SCIP-R certified.
Recreation: Recreational activities include, but are not limited to, outings to the mall, Lasertron and movies. Arts and crafts, sports activities and help with homework are also available.

Extended Family Respite Reimbursement

Location: In caregiver's home

Phone: 716.817.9026
Age: Any age accepted
Fees: FSS funded - People Inc. provides a subsidy for the cost of the care. 
This program allows families to have their friends, relatives and neighbors provide respite services and receive a subsidy for their care by People Inc.

 

In-Home Respite

Location: Buffalo and Rochester

Phone: WNY: 716.880.3700 or Rochester: 585.441.9300

In-home respite is a service which provides relief to families/caregivers who are responsible for the primary care and support of a person with an intellectual/developmental disability. When a family member/caregiver needs a break, respite services can ensure that their loved one's needs are met. In-home respite can be provided during the day, evenings or overnight.

 

Agency-Supported In-Home Respite

Location: Buffalo and Rochester

Phone: WNY: 716.880.3700 or Rochester: 585.441.9300

Agency-Supported In-home Respite is a service which provides relief to families/caregivers who are responsible for the primary care and support of a person with an intellectual/developmental disability. Families/caregivers hire and manage their own staff while the agency handles training and payroll. Staff can be a family friend or family member.

 

Payne Respite Bed

Location: 1193 Payne Avenue, North Tonawanda, NY 14120

Phone: 716.693.2403

Age: 10 and 21 for medically frail
Fees: Waiver based and private pay
Transportation: Transportation is arranged and/or provided by the family
Meals: Meals are provided as needed and medical nutrients are provided by the family
Medications: Site is able to pass medications. 

Respite house for children with developmental disabilities who are medically frail.

Western New York 1219 North Forest Road | P.O. Box 9033 | Williamsville, New York 14231 | Phone: 716.817.7400 | Toll Free NY 1.888.7PEOPLE | Fax: 716.634.3889

Rochester 1860 Buffalo Road | Rochester, NY 14624 | Phone 585.441.9300 | Fax 585.441.9398

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