Chapter 10: Personal Assistance and In-Home Services
Section 3: Respite Care
Caregiver Solutions Adult Day Center
10021 S. Pennsylvania Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73159
Edwards Redeemer Nursing Center
1530 N.E. Grand Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
Grace Living Center
505 E. Wilshire Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Respite care for seniors.
Lennie Marie Tolliver Alternative Care
2001 N. Martin Luther King
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
Provides adult day care and respite care.
Mercy Senior Health
Daybreak Adult Respite Care Program
Greystone Presbyterian Church
8300 Greystone Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73120
Adult respite, limited hours.
National Family Caregiver Support Program (NFCSP)
An information source to care giving.
Oklahoma / Arkansas Alzheimer's Association
Tulsa Area Chapter Headquarters
2448 East 81st Street, Suite 3000
800-272-3900 Toll Free
The Alzheimer's Association recruits and trains respite volunteers. After completing training, each volunteer is carefully matched with a Caregiving family. The volunteer spends 2-4 hours with the person with Alzheimer's or related dementia each week, while the caregiver takes a break.
Oklahoma Department of Human Services - Developmental Disabilities Services Division (DDSD)
Sequoyah Memorial Office Building
2400 N. Lincoln Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
P.O. Box 25352
Oklahoma City,OK 73125-0352
This division provides services to persons ages 3 and older who have a primary diagnosis of developmental disabilities (mental retardation, an IQ of 70 or below). Persons served may also have other developmental or physical disabilities in addition to developmental disabilities (mental retardation).
Respite care is one of the services that may be provided for individuals being served under Medicaid waivers administered by the Division. The primary Medicaid waiver presently used for provision of many in-home and community services, including respite care, is restricted to serving Medicaid eligible persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities (mental retardation). Apply for waivered services by calling the numbers above.
Oklahoma Respite Resource Network (ORRN)
OASIS (Oklahoma Areawide Services Information System)
P.O. Box 26901
Oklahoma City, OK 73190
800-426-2747 Toll Free
OASIS Information and Referral maintains a Respite Registry listing respite care providers for private pay. The Respite Resource Network is an alliance of groups that fund a respite assistance program in which vouchers are provided to help families cover the cost of respite care.
Quail Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
13500 Brandon Place
Oklahoma City, OK 73142
Rehabcare Spanish Cove Retirement Village
11 Palm Ave.
Yukon, OK 73099
2516 E. 71st Street, Suite A
800-688-8272 Toll Free
Provides referral to respite care providers for individuals with developmental disabilities.
Visiting Nurse Association of Tulsa
7875 E. 51 St.
Tulsa, OK 74145
Respite care services provided by home health aides are available for eligible individuals, fees based on a sliding scale.
To correct, update or add resource listings notify:
Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services
Public Information Office | Dana Tallon | Oklahoma Disability Resource Guide Editor