Respite Services

JCFS’ Respite program provides support to families caring for children with special needs.

Our respite program takes a supportive, nurturing and therapeutic approach, which enhances individuals growth and development, while providing short-term relief for caregivers.

Group Respite

Respite for parents, play for children with intellectual/developmental disabilities and their siblings. Sessions are offered 1-2 times per month at our West Rogers Park location.  There is currently a waiting list for this service.

Community Support Services for Clients with Mental Health Diagnoses

Community Support Services is provided to children with mental health diagnoses ages 4 to 17 who receive Medicaid. This service provides therapeutic mentoring in the community.

Get Help

Email ask@jcfs.org or call toll-free, 855.ASK.JCFS (855.275.5237).