Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.


June 12, 2019 @ 11:00 pm - June 13, 2019 @ 1:00 am

RESPITE CARE PROGRAMS IN HOWARD COUNTY: UNDERSTANDING THE OPTIONSnWednesday, June 12 2019 7:00-9:00pm Doors open at 6:30nNonProfit Collaborative of Howard County n9770 Patuxent Woods Drive nColumbia, MD nRespite care is a supportive service providing short-term, temporary relief to a caregiver caring for a child or adult with a disability or chronic health care need. Learn about respite programs in Howard County, including the NEW respite care program administered by the Department of Social Services. Also included is the statewide emergency respite grant program, and the Caregiver Support Program offered by the DCRS Office on Aging and Independence. Gain an understanding of the eligibility criteria, application process, service caps, waiting lists, and contact persons for each of these programs. Handouts provided. Sponsored by the Howard County Commission on Disabilities Provider Committee and the Howard County Transition Outreach Partnership. Workshop is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. To register, please RSVP by June 5 (include your name and contact information) to Erica Lewis at ealewis@howardcountymd.gov or 410-313-6402. Requests for accommodations must be received by June 5. This is the same workshop presented the morning of March 28 at the Howard County Government offices on Patuxent Woods Drive.


June 12, 2019 @ 11:00 pm
June 13, 2019 @ 1:00 am
Event Category:

Join the Conversation!

Send us a message, whether it is to to stay informed about the latest special education news and events or if you have a question.

HC SECAC Contact Form