Effective Monday, June 15th, the staff will be working in the office. Please continue to send mail to our P.O. Box 1777

instead of our physical address listed above.

Volunteers please click here for information on your return.

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 residients, 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.

Click here

for more information from Angela Nicholls our Case Manager

CLICK for Farmers Markets that take EBT & WIC

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

We are sorry we had to cancel our events. We are hoping to reschedule these events later in the year, possibly this summer. We appreciate everyone's understanding and support.

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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