Providing temporary relief from the physical and emotional demands involved in caring for a child with a disability.

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Respite Care

Holland Bloorview offers a range of overnight and day respite services for children from birth to the age of 18, and in some cases up to age 21 (Day Respite Program only).

Please click on the respite registration link below to learn more about eligibility and the registration process:

Overnight respite

The overnight respite service, offered by our inpatient program, supports families by providing short-term, inpatient care for children with disabilities or complex medical needs.

Please note: 
Our overnight respite program is re-opening! Please note, at this time we are prioritizing families expressing dire respite care needs. 

Call the Respite Request Line (416-753-6066) to indicate your respite needs.

In case of emergency respite, please contact Robyn Sanford at 416-425-6220 ext. 6406

Day respite


Please stay tuned for Sunday Day Respite program information for Fall 2020.

To register call the Respite Phone Line:  416-753-6066

Is your child approaching or over the age of 18? helps families of individuals with disabilities to connect with respite options both in and out of home. This is a provincial resource and offers services to children and adults. If you have questions, please call Robyn Sanford at 416-425-6220 ext. 6406.