Individuals with disabilities, their parents and caregivers benefit from time away from caregiving. The Arc of Chester County offers one-on-one respite based on the needs of parents and caregivers.

All The Arc’s respite services are provided by paid staff. All staff employed by The Arc are trained to meet individual needs. They also have child abuse, drug, and criminal history clearances. Staff may be available to accommodate needs for emergency respite. Respite services are available to individuals with funding through county departments and those who wish to pay privately.