Respite

 

Behavioral Health Network – Holyoke
1727 Northampton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 536-6162
Provides out of home respite to adults 18 and older who are DDS eligible for the Holyoke/Chicopee catchment area. Closed Referral.

 

Behavioral Health Network – Northampton
1518 Pleasant Street
Suite 100
Northampton, MA 01060
(413) 582-7961
Provides out of home respite to adults 18 and older who are DDS eligible for the Franklin/Hampshire catchment area. Closed Referral.

 

Berkshire County Arc
395 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 464-7262   EXT 22
Provides out of home respite to children and adults who are DDS eligible living in the catchment area of the DDS Berkshire area office. Closed Referral.

 

Department of Public Health (DPH)
Medical Review Team (MRT)
Northeast Regional Health Office
365 East Street
Tewksbury, MA 01876
(978) 851-3829
Access to short term care (up to 90 days/year) in a pediatric skilled nursing facility for children up to age 22, based on both medical and developmental criteria. Closed Referral.

 

Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services
South East Respite House
4 Fremont Circle
Taunton, MA 02780
(508) 824-6669
Provides out of home respite to adults who are 18 and older, DDS eligible and meet the medical criteria for being medically fragile. Catchment area includes the entire state of Massachusetts. Closed Referral.

 

Multicultural Community Services – Springfield
West Street Inn
1000 Wilbraham Road
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 782-2500
Provides out of home respite to children up to age 18 who are DDS eligible, who live in the Holyoke/Chicopee, Springfield/Westfield and Franklin/Hampshire area office catchment areas. Closed Referral.

 

Multicultural Community Services – Westfield
3 State Street
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 562-4885
Provides out of home respite to adults who are 18 and older, DDS eligible, who live in the Springfield/Westfield area office catchment area. Closed Referral.

 

Western Massachusetts Hospital
91 East Mountain Road
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 562-4131     EXT 175
Provides out of home respite for individuals 15 years old and up who require supervision in daily routines and support during self care, or skilled nursing and medical services.