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Extend-A-Family offers overnight respite. This service is available for week-long stays, school vacations, and in emergency situations. Room, board, and 24-hour supervision for the family member are provided by trained respite hosts in their homes. Nutritious meals and recreational activities are provided at the respite location as well as in the community.

Applicants must have OPWDD eligibility and reside at home with family in Brooklyn to enroll in this service.

Interested in applying or learning more? 
Call 212.273.6182 or submit our Getting Started form.

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