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Out-of-Home Respite Services and Programming 

for Adults Living with a Disability in Windsor-Essex County

We are located in Cottam,Ontario

Respite Services

Abode Respite offers out-of-home respite services for adults living with a disability. Abode participants, with a qualified Abode Respite Provider, will participate in Abode's monthly programming and activities on-site and within our community. 

Group Respite

In group respite, our members participate in our monthly programming, and community involvement at a 3:1 ratio [3 Abode Participants : 1 Abode Team Member] for a fixed group respite rate.

Individual Respite

For members who require extra assistance to participate in our monthly programming or require separate individualize programming are offered a 1:1 ratio [1 Abode Participant : 1 Abode Team Member] for an additional rate. 

**We have an awesome team of respite providers  and pride ourselves in having high expectations for our team members. All respite providers are hired through Abode Respite to ensure all team members meet Abode Respite's professional qualification requirements, standards of care, and complete our customized training  program.

**Abode provides a safe environment for all Abode members and therefor require that all participant's behavioural requirements align with Abode's Policies. 

Please email us to inquire about Abode Respite's Policies.


Daytime Services

Monday-Saturday 9:00am -3:00pm with extended hours available (8:00am-9:00am ; 3:00pm-4:00pm). We offer a safe and supportive environment for people to grow surrounded by quality care, a wide variety of meaningful activities, and lots of community involvement.

Daily fees apply. Abode is approved by Passport Funding. 

Evening Services 

Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 3:00pm-7:00pm. *More evening hours coming soon

Come spend a fun filled evening with us! 

Evening fees apply. Abode is approved by Passport Funding.

We thoughtfully prepare a monthly calendar filled with meaningful programming for our participants. Community events and programming are lighted on the calendar.

April 2019