Respite and Recreation
The Junction Works’ Respite and Recreation Service provides planned,
short-term, time limited breaks from usual caring relationships for
families and unpaid carers of children, young people and adults with a disability.
If you have an NDIS package, flexible respite falls within your Community Access and Recreation allocation.
The aim of our Respite and Recreation Service is to provide:
To find out more about our Respite and Recreation Service call 8777 0500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- planned short-term, time-limited breaks in order to support and maintain the primary care-giving relationship. This is through providing flexible and responsive service delivery in line with the needs of individuals, families and carers
- connection to services, resources and opportunities that build resilience and reduce the potential for the breakdown of the informal support network of the person with a disability and their carers.
- a positive experience for the person with a disability by engaging them in age-appropriate, meaningful activities while in respite care. Activities are chosen by the person with disability, their carers and families to suit their values, culture, needs and interests.