The IRC is monitoring the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. Use these links to the CDC, World Health Organization, and Illinois Department of Public Health to stay up to date with trusted information.

Office: 630.207.8479


17314 S. Kedzie Avenue
Hazel Crest, IL 60429

Email: ilrespitecoalition@gmail.com

Updated January 2021 by the  Illinois Respite Coalition

No matter where you fit in the respite world, the Illinois Respite Coalition will be a support system for you.  We have referral resources to connect caregivers to respite programs, access to statewide training opportunities, and can show you where to make the biggest impact to help caregivers in Illinois.

For more information, please contact us.

Informational resources can be found at the ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center website !  

Find our virtual care package here

Go to our Facebook  page to read content that addresses caregiver needs, resource questions, and other pertinent information.

Click here to view the webinar "The Fundamentals of Respite Care" posted in March through the  ARC of Illinois that features IRC Director Tina Yurik. 

Click here for the Respite Guide handout  used in March's webinar to find an overview of resources available to caregivers.​

In every community across the state of Illinois, family members are becoming caregivers for their loved ones. 
The Illinois Respite Coalition is here to help.