Respite Care

How to Apply

The Department of Health and Human Services contracts with The Arc Montgomery to run the Respite Care Program.  Call the The Arc Montgomery Respite Services program at 301-984-5777 x1204 to request an application.  Once application is completed and apporoved, the Respite Care Program staff will work with the family to locate an appropriate provider.

Documents To Bring

A completed application should be mailed to  The Arc Montgomery Respite Services. The mailing address is 7362 Calhoun Place, Rockville, MD  20855.

Eligibility Requirements

 Must be a caregiver for a frail elderly individual, a child or adult with a disability or a child with severe  behavioral needs.

Fees and Payments

Fees are based on a sliding scale depending on income.


1. How many hours of respite care can I receive in one year?

140 hours of care per year

2.  Who do I contact for a respite application?

Call The ARCMontgomery Respite Services at 301-816-9647

Additional Information

No additional information at this time.