Become a respite volunteer and provide a break for someone who is caring for a child or adult with a disability, chronic illness or frailty in Washington County.
Provide non-medical companionship, supervision and a friendly new face for a person with special needs so the caregiver has some time away.
As a respite volunteer, you can set your own schedule and volunteer with a family member or friend.
Some activities volunteers enjoy while providing respite include:
As a FamilyMeans volunteer, you can learn new skills, gain practical experience, meet new people and have fun while making a difference in someone’s life and providing help for caregivers.