​​CONTACT



Phone:
Cell: (630) 207-8479
Office: (773) 205-3627
Fax:  (773) 205-3631

CONTACT THE IRC

Located:
6650 W. Irving Park Rd.
Chicago, IL 60634

Email:

thielenc@maryvilleacademy.org

Updated October 2017 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.


Click here to download the Elizabeth Dole Foundation's newest fact sheet called:

"9 Steps to Respite Care for Military Caregivers"

A link to this fact sheet and other informational resources can also be found at the ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center website !  Including their previous fact sheet:
"9 Steps to Respite Care for Children and Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities."

The Illinois Respite Coalition's
emergency respite program is funded in part by a Respite Care grant from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation. For more information, resources, and support for individuals with paralysis, please visit their website or view the IRC's press release.


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.