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Respite Care


 About our Respite Program:

Maple Shade respite program is an out of home placement. The program is licensed by the Mental Hygiene Administration for children and adolescents with mental health diagnoses . Services are provided in our residential respite home. This service provides a necessary planned break for caregivers of emotionally disturbed children and adolescents.


In-Home RespiteProvides relief for caregivers for a few hours so that they can complete some of their normal, daily activities.


Residential RespiteProvides respite for children who are capable of staying overnight is the residential facility which is conveniently located on our Mardela Springs campus and will be staffed 24/7 by awake staff.  

Goals of Respite Include:


   To communicate and coordinate with Residential Respite Counselors. 
   To coordinate and communicate with our clients and their families.
   To meet the emotional and behavioral needs of the client.
   To provide a break to the parents




For More information contact our staff

Ashley Tilghman - Admin Support Staff - 410-742-7400

or Shanda Ward, Supervisor at 410-742-7400
































































































































































































































































































































































































Shanda Ward, Respite Administrator  -   410-742-7400 
































































To make a referral: Please complete the Referral form on the "Make an Appointment" Tab above and fax to 410-742-6452 or email to sward@maple-shade.org
This referral has to be made by a licecned mental health professional and the child must be in active mental health treatment.
































































































































































































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