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Alabama Lifespan Respite: Caregiver Wellness Initiative

ARCH cohosted this webinar with the BREAK Exchange Alabama Lifespan Respite (ALR) identified a lack of emotional and mental health supports for rural/underserved family caregivers as a growing problem prior…

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Crisis Nurseries – Keeping Kids Safe and Families Together

ARCH hosted this webinar with the BREAK Exchange. Crisis Nurseries provide noncustodial crisis respite for families with young children who are addressing issues which may impact their child’s safety. In…

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Advancing Respite by Building Bridges among Respite Researchers

Advancing Respite by Building Bridges among Respite Researchers Presentation by Kim Whitmore, PhD, RN, Assistant Professor, Marquette University, and Research Consultant, on behalf of ARCH Dr. Kim Whitmore, facilitator of…

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Working While Caregiving

Jennifer Olsen, DrPH, MPH, Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregivers Keynote Presentation at the 2022 National Lifespan Respite Conference, Madison, WI Dr. Jennifer Olsen, Chief Executive Officer at the Rosalynn Carter…

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Supporting Working Caregivers through Employer Engagement

General Session Panel at the 2022 National Lifespan Respite Conference in Madison, WI, 2022 Unprecedented numbers of family caregivers were forced to leave the labor force during the pandemic as…

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Evaluation of Shared Lives Day Support Services An opportunity for a ‘short break’ for people living with dementia with wellbeing outcomes, Part 2

ARCH and the BREAK Exchange cohosted the webinar, Shared Lives Day Support Services: An opportunity for a ‘short break’ with wellbeing outcomes, Part 2 to learn more about the benefits of this innovative respite model…

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National/State Partnership to Launch a New Respite Provider Recruitment and Training Initiative

Video Presentation at the Home and Community-Based Services Conference, August 2022 With support from the Administration for Community Living, the National Academy for State Health Policy joined forces with the…

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Building Respite Registries to Meet the Needs of Families

ARCH and the Respite Care Association of Wisconsin hosted this webinar for Lifespan Respite grantees and partners, Building Respite Registries to Reach Family Caregivers, June 16, 2022. This webinar provides…

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Timebanking for Respite: Communities Supporting Caregivers

ARCH hosted this webinar with the BREAK Exchange. Timebanking is a time-based currency. Give one hour of service to another, and receive one time credit. You can use the credits in…


2022 Information Session for Innovative and Exemplary Respite Services Application Process

On February 28, 2022, ARCH held an information session for prospective applicants for recognition as an Innovative and Exemplary Respite Service.  Please find the recording and the presentation slides here.