Respite

DSAMT Respite Grant

DSAMT provides respite or self-care scholarships to the caregiver(s) of individuals with Down syndrome. Grant requests must provide some form of reprieve from day-to-day caregiving tasks or assist with self-care. 

Jill's House Weekend Adventures

Jill’s House Weekend Adventures (JHWA) is an overnight respite camp for children with intellectual disabilities in the form of a three-day camp experience.  At Weekend Adventures, children (ages 6-17) create memories and friendships through activities like hayrides, hikes, crafts, games, talent shows, ropes courses, swimming and more.

A Mother's Rest Respite Foundation

Improving the emotional and Physical health of extra needs caregivers through proactive, restorative, respite opportunities. 

Nathaniel's Hope Buddy Break

Buddy Break is a free Parents’ Day Out/respite program where kids with all types of special needs (VIP kids) have fun while their parents get a break.

Rising Above Ministries Community Group for Adults

A community group for adults with special needs that provides a time for our friends with special needs to engage in community with one another and read a bible story together! Join Chris as she leads a fun time of community for our friends!

Tennessee Respite Coalition

Provides resources that enable caregivers to reclaim a little piece of themselves and restore balance to their lives and relationships.

TN Respite Coalition

The Tennessee Respite Coalition provides resources that enable caregivers to reclaim a little piece of themselves and restore balance to their lives and relationships.