Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides short term relief and support services to primary caregivers of individuals with an intellectual and/or developmental disability  
  • Offers respite services for a few hours a day, a day, a weekend, or a week, and may be on an occasional or on a regular basis  
  • Provides assistance to the primary caregiver in recruiting, training and selecting reliable respite care providers to assume responsibility for their child/adult
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm 
Respite available Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Cochrane ; Kapuskasing ; Includes communities along Hwy 11 from Opasatika to Cochrane
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Primary caregivers of individuals with an intellectual and/or developmental disability who are living at home
Application Contact the Respite Supervisor for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-2999
Fax 705-272-4983
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Julie Génier, Supervisor; Phone: 705-272-2999 ext 22; Email:
Alternate Contact Chantal Paquette, Supervisor; Phone: 705-272-2999 ext 27; Email:
Site Location Across the street from Dionne's Valu-mart
Located In Community Cochrane
Address 18 Aurora Ave
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
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Intersection Aurora Ave and 2nd St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS) ; Fundraising