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Respite Care Services

To Contact Your U.S. Members of Congress

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Call the U.S. Capitol Switch Board to Connect with your legislators office by phone:
(202) 224-3121
A switchboard operator with connect you directly with the legislator’s office that you request

To Contact Colorado’s State Legislators (Senators and Representatives):


North American Council on Adoptable Children in collaboration with AdoptUsKids recently co-facilitated a multi-day training on creating Respite Care services. The Collaboration to AdoptUSKids also released “Taking a Break: Creating Foster, Adoptive and Kinship Respite in Your Community,” a comprehensive manual funded through a federal Children’s Bureau Grant.

The manual is available for your use. You can call 1-888-200-4005 to order a copy, with a charge of $20., or go to to download and customize forms. You can download the entire manual in PDF by going to: