Devereux Respite Program (Serving Phoenix and Tucson Areas)
Respite Overview (Facility and Family Based Respite)
The goal of Respite is to provide a period of rest for the client and his/her primary caregivers in a safe, structured environment either in one of our Respite Homes or in a Respite Provider’s home. Respite, when used appropriately, can reduce the need for more intensive services and help preserve the family.
of each child are evaluated in determining the optimal Respite environment for
a child to thrive. Children younger than four are automatically placed with a Devereux
Who qualifies for Respite?
Children who are living in a home-setting (biological,
foster or adoptive family) and receiving behavioral health services from a
community provider may be eligible for respite services.
Devereux Respite provides a multitude of activities both in our facility and in the community. Respite activities may include: festivals, parades, sporting events, gardening, basketball, video games, board games, movies, arts & crafts and more.
Advantages of Respite
Have questions or need more information?
Use our online form or:
- About Us
- Phoenix Area Services
- Tucson Area Services
- Get Involved