Respite for Community Caregivers


Caregivers of children and adults with disabilities need to recharge their batteries, but it’s often difficult for them to ask for help.


Respite Care at TradeWinds offers them the opportunity for a short-term break to take care of themselves, spend time with other family members and/or have the freedom to run errands without worry.

Most importantly, they need time to rest and restore their energy in order to maintain a healthy balance when caring for loved ones with special needs.

TradeWinds provides quality the community, your home or our newly remodeled apartment Respite Care – short breaks from a minimum of three hours to overnight – for families with children and adults with disabilities. Flexible and designed to meet a variety of needs, Respite Care at TradeWinds is:

  • Available almost any time, Respite Services can be scheduled regularly or occasionally.
  • Provided in-home, in the community or in our newly remodeled apartment.
  • Available as permitted by an Individualized Support Plan (ISP) with waiver funding available under the Family Supports Waiver and the Community Integration and Habilitation Waiver) or private pay.

Prospective participants must be diagnosed as developmentally disabled as defined by the State of Indiana with funding available through the state Bureau of Developmental and Disability Services (BDDS).