is a respite program that is planned care provided to a child with complex/special needs in order to provide temporary relief or a short break for family caregivers who are caring that that child. The SUN Club is open to Erie County children ages 3 to 18 with diagnoses and their siblings or any other children residing in their household. Currently, the SUN Club is held for one Saturday per month at The Chapel (Sandusky campus) for three hours.
Guiding Principals of Respite
Caregivers will feel supported
Family relationships will improve
Caregivers will have time for self-care
Care recipient will experience increased happiness, self-esteem, physical/mental health and independence.
Positive outcomes for youth and families
People will live good lives
To volunteer, please click the link below to be taken to a Volunteer Interest Form thru Google Forms: