Families who have a family member with special needs are encouraged to connect with our Special Needs Coordinator for support with navigating:
local resources and services
special needs funding and financial assistance
special needs programming
Our Special Needs Respite Fund is intended to support CAF families with accessing respite support for children and youth (ages 18 and under) with special needs, as well as their siblings. A maximum amount per child, per fiscal year is available for eligible requests, pending available funding.
Connect with our Special Needs Coordinator at 613.998.7438 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.