Medical Respite Tool Kit

The purpose of this tool kit is to provide information and tools to help organizations and advocates plan, develop, and sustain medical respite programs. This tool kit organizes existing resources developed by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council and other medical respite providers while incorporating new and practical tools.

Introduction and Overview of Medical Respite Care

Development & Finance

Planning a medical respite program

Making the case for medical respite

Collaborating with Hospitals

Financing Medical Respite Care

Operations

Administrative

Clinical Care

Advocacy