Elmy’s Special Services’ Respite provides temporary relief for families and caregivers of persons with developmental disabilities in Brooklyn. This program allows families to have time for errands, vacations, and other planned activities, enabling them to take a much-needed break from the demands of caregiving.
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The Holiday Respite provides temporary relief for families and caregivers of people with developmental disabilities ages 6 and 19 in Brooklyn. This program corresponds with the Department of Education’s holiday schedule and runs 24 days a year. When students are out of school for a holiday or school break, they can participate in various recreational activities, such as visiting museums, zoos, and amusement parks to increase their socialization and community awareness skills.
Individuals are provided with a healthy lunch and snack options every day. The hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Transportation is provided to and from.
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