• New Handbook Resources

    New resources available to families and self employed contractors within the 'handbooks' link under the 'resources' section.
  • 100 Inning Game Riverside Baseball plays for Family Respite!

    Take me out to the ball game, take me out to the crowd… On June 24th and 25th, we invite you all to come to Riverside Park for free face painting, balloons, baseball games and bouncy castle. We will also have a BBQ for you to purchase lunch or dinner! Over 400 baseball players are collecting pledges so that children with disabilities can attend Summer Day Camp. Best Buy has donated $400 to the...
  • $5000 Raffle Bluewater Pools and Spas

    You can use this towards a hot tub, above ground pool, indoor/outdoor décor, patio set… Raffle tickets are on sale now! $5 each or 3 for $10I  f you would like to purchase a ticket you can e-mail Lorraine a money transfer ldiesbourg@familyrespite.org, in the message section please put your first and last name, address and phone number. In a separate e-mail to Lorraine, please highlight the...

Our Mission

We are a Windsor-Essex community organization that works with families caring for children under the age of eighteen who have intellectual, physical and mental health disabilities. We facilitate the provision of respite services that contribute to:

  • The sustaining and enriching of a family's quality of life.
  • Seek the fullest participation of the child in the community.

Attention Contract In Home Workers

Attention all contract in home workers (SSAH, ACSD, etc.).  You received an employment contract letter from FRS for your contract beginning April 1, 2016.  This contract must be signed and returned to us.  It is mandatory that we have a copy of this letter on file.  If you wish for your pay to be uninterrupted please return the letter by Friday, May 20.  If you have any questions or cannot find...
A1 Chinese


A1 CHINESE LEAMINGTON HOSTS CHINESE FOOD FOR CHILDRENMonday, May 16th, 2016 11:30am-2pm and 4:30pm-8pm FRS relies on fundraising $ so that children with disabilities have opportunities just like their peers. Proceeds benefit the FRS Summer Day Camp at the Leamington Recreation Complex. Summer Day Camp will ensure that kids have a great summer! Please make sure to say "FAMILY RESPITE SERVICES (FRS...




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