Respite Care Program for Parents of Children with Disabiliti

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Acronym: 
DETE

Parents of children with disabilities are able to receive regular planned respite care of up to 250 hours per child per year, subject to the availability of care providers. Respite care is provided by trained carers in their home or at the home of the child. Care is offered at any time according to the needs of the family.Program operates 7 days per week 24 Hours a day depending on care providers business. Fees - sliding scale according to income. Families are interviewed to help match care providers with the child.

Contact
Contact name: 
Cathryn Couzner
Field Worker
Phone 1: 
(08) 8207 9100
Fax: 
(08) 8207 9120
Address
Postal Address: 
Department of Education, Training and Employment, Adelaide N
PO Box 500
ELIZABETH
5113
Access
Opening hours: 
8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday
Disabilities: 
All disabilities
Service details
Fees: 
Sliding scale according to income
Area: 
North Metropolitan Adelaide
Clients: 
Families with a child eligible for the disability allowance living in all areas
Funding: 
Federal and State Govt, HACC
Resources: 
Respite care

Disclaimer

Nican highly recommends contacting accommodation facilities prior to booking to ensure they meet your specific requirements. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on our website as we are unable to verify all information supplied to us.