CAFA's Respite Program
Our FREE Respite program provides Temporary relief for Adoptive families that are caring for children with complex mental health issues living in or have adopted in Sacramento County. Respite provides a positive experience for the entire family! Children will be supervised by qualified staff. Children will have the opportunity to participate in fun recreational activities and special entertainment guests. During the drop off events lunch is provided! Space is limited and dates are subject to change. For Camp details click on Camp Tab.
For further questions, contact:
Amanda Barnhart (Executive Program Manager) at firstname.lastname@example.org
Funding is provided by:
“This RESPITE program is funded by the Division of Behavioral Health Services through the voter approved Proposition 63, Mental Health Services Act (MHSA).”
*WAITLIST* Respite Drop Off Registration for March 4th, 2018
Summer Camp - Camp May Mac in Felton, CA. June7-10th, 2018,
3 nights/2 ½ days
*Dates are subject to change
March 4th, 2018 10am-3pm (Sunday) Registration Open **CURRENT WAITLIST***
Located at 5445 Laurel Hills Dr., Sacramento, CA
Park Events - To be Announced on Meetup.com
Resp-ite-(noun) a short period of rest or relief from something difficult or unpleasant-an interval of rest/relief
Our respite program provides temporary relief for families that are caring for children with complex mental health issues. Respite provides a positive experience for the child and caregivers. While families may take great joy in providing care for their loved ones, the physical and emotional consequences for the family caregiver can be overwhelming without some support, such as respite. Respite provides a break for the whole family, which research shows, is beneficial for everyone involved.