Resources for Respite

The Arc of Buffalo County is a private non-profit organization which provides services and advocacy to people with developmental disabilities and their families. Click here to learn more about the Arc of Buffalo County

The Arc is the largest national community-based organization advocating for and serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. The Arc encompass all ages and more than 100 different diagnoses including autism, Down syndrome, Fragile X syndrome, and various other developmental disabilities. Click here to learn more about the Arc Family Support.

The mission of the ARCH is to assist and promote the development of quality respite and crisis care programs in the United States; to help families locate respite and crisis care services in their communities; and to serve as a strong voice for respite in all forums. Click here to learn more about ARCH.

Looking for a night out? BounceU knows that sometimes parents deserve a little time by themselves. They provide your kids with a night of non-stop bouncing and games, for kids 5 & older. It’s more fun (and less expensive) than hiring a sitter, and it’s a hassle-free way to give the entire family an unforgettable night. Click here to learn more.

The Mission of CRCC is to provide comprehensive care and family services and support to medically fragile, developmentally delayed, physically challenged and mental health/behaviorally diagnosed children and their families. CRCC provides services that evoke maximum potential and gives parents real hope for the future. Click here to learn more.

Easterseals Nebraska provides engaging, healthy, and lively programs during our weekly summer camps and monthly weekend respite camps. Click here to learn more.

Family Caregiver Alliance is the first community-based nonprofit organization in the country to address the needs of families and friends providing long-term care for loved ones at home. Click here to learn more.

Parents drop off their child(ren) with special needs (any age), along with siblings through age 13, while background-checked volunteers care for them. We offer a variety of activities for the kids to enjoy. This allows their parents to enjoy a night out. Pre-registration is required.  Click here to learn more.

Lifespan Respite Network cares for those who care for others. Respite care, planned or emergency, is the provision of short-term, temporary relief to those who are caring for family members with special needs. Click here to learn more.

Time for you to relax and drop off the kids and take a night off! Let us watch the kids – they will jump, slide, and play games. We’ll even have pizza so they don’t go home hungry! Ages 4-12. Click here to learn more.

Safe Families provides breathing room and support for parents in crisis, giving them time to get back on their feet while their children are cared for in a safe and loving environment. Safe Families is motivated by compassion to keep children safe and out of foster care. Click here to learn more.

Kids Night Out/ Kids Day Out programs consist of opportunities for kids to have a fun-filled, supervised time at the YMCA while their parents enjoy spending time away from the YMCA, working on projects, going on a dinner date or having just a few hours alone without the help of little hands. Click here to learn more.

If you have any questions or need additional information please contact us at 888.667.2399.