Assisting Families by Providing Temporary Care Giving Relief


Capital District Respite is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to assist children and youth to remain in their communities through the provision of respite, skill, family support, pre-vocational, special needs, intensive in-home, advocacy and crisis avoidance services. This is accomplished by helping children and youth identify their strengths, explore interests, introduce them to their communities and promote an active healthy lifestyle.

Group of kids working on a painting of a landscape during art class at school
Outdoor portrait of smiling girl and boy


  • Part-time provider positions available in the Capital District Region and the North Country
  • Hourly rate to commensurate with experience. and updates on progress.


  • Must be 18 years old
  • Minimum of High School diploma to provide respite services
  • Minimum one year experience working with children
  • Valid driver’s license and a vehicle
  • Proof of valid auto insurance
  • Must undergo a background check in accordance with laws and regulations
  • First Aid/CPR – for B2H services
  • Mandatory On-site Trainings for B2H
  • Computer Knowledge Required
  • Mandatory Online modules to be completed
  • Microsoft Word
African kid having fun flying a kite in the nature


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