Please use P. O. Box 1777 when sending correspondence
not our street address
THANK-YOU
We are presently doing some remote work and juggling hours.


Mission Statement

"A gift of time and caring support to adults with persistent health needs, and their families"

Our program continues to serve Shiawassee county residents, especially seniors with medical/health challenges & their family caregivers. Our staff is available to answer questions about available services for seniors, home care, home health. 989-725-1127,office@respitevolunteers.org, M-F 8am -4 pm, except holidays.


Thank-you to all that participated in the purse raffle and helped support

Respite Volunteers of Shiawassee

Click to see Purse Raffle winners


For up to date information on COVID-19, visit the CDC website by clicking picture below







What Does a Respite Volunteer Do?



Provide companionship and emotional support
Provide a gift of time, rest and relief to the caregiver
Stay with the patient for short periods of time while the caregiver runs errands, goes shopping, keeps appointments, etc.
Help the patient with hobbies he or she enjoys
Bring some fun and friendship into someone's life

See "Ways You Can Volunteer" page for more opportunities


Photos by: Michael D-L Jordan/David Lorne Photographic




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