Camps, Respites, and Retreats

Camp Kirk

Camp for kids with Learning Disabilities, ADD/ADHD, High Functioning Autism, and Incontinence/Enuresis.

Jill's House

Overnight care for children with intellectual disabilities. 

Camp Firefly

Week-long retreat for children who are terminally or seriously ill and their families.  


Information about how to go about finding respite, including links to finding local care.

A general explanation of respite, as well as general places to search for respite assistance.

Autism Speaks

Information about respite care, including links to finding autism respite care providers.


Smaller site, includes specific camps for military and adults and seniors, in addition to children. 

Special Needs Respite

Provide scholarships for respite care.

ARCH National Respite Center

State-specific listings of camps, respites, and care providers. 

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Provides broad list of links to respite care programs.