About ARCH

The mission of the ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center is to assist and promote the development of quality respite and crisis care programs in the United States; to help families locate respite and crisis care services in their communities; and to serve as a strong voice for respite in all forums.

The ARCH National Respite Network includes theĀ National Respite Locator,Ā a service to help caregivers and professionals locate respite services in their community, theĀ National Respite Coalition, a service that advocates for preserving and promoting respite in policy and programs at the national, state, and local levels, and theĀ Lifespan Respite Technical Assistance and Resource CenterĀ which is funded by theĀ Administration for Community LivingĀ in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.