Need a break from caregiving? You have come to the right place!

We are here to support you in your caregiving role by giving you the tools you need to effectively care for your loved one(s).  Our website is designed to help you understand what respite is and how we can provide financial assistance to help fund your respite.

Below is information on how you can access the online applications for our respite programs.  Please note, you may also call our office at 302-221-2087 or 302-221-2076 to complete the applications over the phone.


Easterseals Lifespan Respite

Thank you for your interest in applying for financial assistance through the Easterseals Lifespan Respite Program.  All of the funds allocated for this program have been awarded.  However, we still encourage you to complete the Respite Funding Contact Form so that we can notify you if funding becomes available this year or of possible respite funding opportunities in the coming year.  Additionally, it provides information for our funders about the overwhelming need for respite in Delaware.

Pleas click HERE to access the Respite Funding Contact Form.

Easterseals Relative Respite

Relative Respite is a program designed specifically for grandparents or other relatives 55 and older who are providing the majority of care to a child under the age of 18.

Please click HERE for information on eligibility requirements and a link to the Relative Respite application.