Respite Inclusive Services for Youth
- 24 hr24 hours
- Ashburn, VA
Respite Inclusive Services for Youth (RISY) is a comprehensive program designed to provide temporary relief to families and primary caregivers of children and adolescents with special needs, disabilities, or challenging behaviors. Our aim is to offer high-quality, individualized care and recreational activities in a safe, inclusive, and nurturing environment. RISY enables families to take a break from their caregiving responsibilities, while ensuring their loved ones receive the care and attention they deserve. Services: 1. In-home Respite Care: Our trained respite care providers offer tailored support to children and adolescents in the comfort of their own homes. This service includes assistance with daily living activities, social engagement, and educational support. 2. Community-based Respite: RISY offers community-based respite services, including participation in various recreational activities and events, which promote social integration and personal development. Our team ensures that each child or adolescent receives proper supervision, support, and encouragement during these activities. 3. Group Respite: Our group respite program provides a fun, structured, and inclusive environment for children and adolescents to engage in recreational activities, develop friendships, and enjoy a sense of belonging. Group respite sessions are facilitated by experienced staff members who cater to the unique needs and interests of each participant. 4. Emergency Respite: In situations where families require urgent, short-term respite care, RISY is prepared to respond quickly and efficiently. Our emergency respite services provide temporary relief for families in crisis or experiencing unforeseen circumstances. 5. Parental Support: RISY is committed to supporting parents and primary caregivers by offering resources, workshops, and peer support groups that foster a sense of community, promote self-care, and enhance their caregiving skills. Benefits: * Reduces stress and caregiver burnout, promoting overall family well-being * Provides children and adolescents with opportunities for socialization, skill development, and personal growth * Offers peace of mind to families, knowing that their loved ones are well-cared for in a safe and supportive environment * Encourages family stability and resilience by strengthening the caregiving network Eligibility: RISY's services are available to families with children and adolescents aged 5-18.
12587 Fair Lakes Circle #303, Fairfax, VA 22033, USA