• 15th Annual Walk on Erie

    An evening of food and fun! Evening begins with mingling and appetizers at St. Angela's Hall. Then each group will visit 3 of 6 restaurants.
    15th Annual Walk on Erie
  • International Short Break Conference 2014

    The International Short Break Conference 2014 is a great opportunity for all who are interested in offering help for people with disabilities or ongoing disabling conditions. The Conference focus is always on inclusion.
    International Short Break Conference 2014
  • Bluewater Pools & Spas Hot Sport Spa Raffle

    Thanks to Bluewater Pools and Spas Windsor/Leamington for donating a 4 person spa! If we work together, and sell all 4500 raffle tickets printed, FRS can make a difference for families caring for children with disabilities with $15,000!
  • FASD Conference

    This workshop will be presented by Nancy Hall, Community Facilitator with the Southern Network of Specialized Care Nancy has worked in the non-profit sector for more than 25 years. Her key focus has always centered on the improvement of services for people with disabilities. Nancy was an FASD Community Development Facilitator and Trainer and currently sits as a Member of the FASD Stakeholders of...
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    CADDA 2 Day Conference

    The CADDA (Community Alliance for Developmental Disabilities and Autism) two-day biennial conference provides families and professionals with real life, evidenced based information that represents best practices around issues faced by individuals with Developmental Disabilities and/or Autism Spectrum Disorder.  Enjoy two days of Keynote presentations and concurrent sessions allowing attendees to...
  • Brianne Fecteau - Honoured Respite Provider

    Brianne Fecteau - Honoured Respite Provider

    Respite Provider since - June of 2011 Field Of Study: Law and Security and Police Foundations. 1.  How did you get interested working with kids? I became interested in working with children because my parents have been foster parents for over 15 years and in that time many children with developmental and physical disabilities have entered our home. I was taught at a very young age that I have...

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.

Hot Sport SX Spa Raffle

To Families and Respite Providers: Once again, Family Respite Services (FRS) is having a raffle to support the Family Respite Services Program! Thanks to Bluewater Pools and Spas Windsor/Leamington for donating the 4 person spa Hot Sport SX, 110 Volt plug, worth $4,500.00! If we work together, and sell all 4500 raffle tickets printed, FRS can make a difference for families caring for children...
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