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Planned Respite - Ridgeview

This program trains parents in how to find and train their own respite provider or to locate respite resources. It also gives parents some immediately needed respite while they are enrolled in the program.

Eligibility Requirements

Parents or caregivers of children who have been diagnosed with a serious emotional disturbance and are age 2 to 15 years old are eligible to apply to enroll in the planned respite program. The parent(s) must request the service, as it is a voluntary program and requires parent involvement and participation.

How to get started

  1. Use one of these methods to contact this service:
    • Phone
  2. Find the location closest to you below, and use their contact information.

Ages Served

Ages 1-16


Oak Ridge

240 West Tyrone Rd.
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm