These websites list valuable support services for family members. The sites include tools for finding caregivers, coping, staying organized, modifying your home for wheelchair accessibility, and finding respite. Statewide spinal cord injury associations are listed, along with websites that can help you find medical providers.
ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center was founded to assist and promote the development of quality respite and crisis care programs; to help families locate respite and crisis care services in their communities; and to serve as a strong voice for respite in all forums.
The ARCH National Respite Network includes the National Respite Locator, a service to help caregivers and professionals locate respite services in their community, the National Respite Coalition, a service that advocates for preserving and promoting respite in policy and programs at the national, state, and local levels, and the Lifespan Respite Technical Assistance Center, which is funded by the Administration for Community Living in the US Department of Health and Human Services.