Support to families caring for a child or adult with a developmental disability.
Our highly trained respite staff is available to work in private homes as well as varied community settings throughout Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. We will work with you to find the most suitable times and pride ourselves in being:
- Family centered
- Creative and inclusive
- Culturally sensitive
Respite can be an important support for your family and gives you the flexibility to respond to family emergencies. In addition, you will enjoy the peace of mind associated with quality care as you use our services to maintain balance in your lives. We give you the freedom to take some time to sit down and enjoy a quiet dinner or indulge in a vacation.
Our compassionate team gives respite to parents and other primary care givers of people of all ages with developmental disabilities. Abilities United provides extensive training for its respite employees; a crucial component for providing quality services for your family. All team members have:
- CPR and First Aid certificates
- Cleared fingerprinting check
- Cleared a background check