Monthly Virtual Events

Respite Care Association of Wisconsin offers various live, virtual, reoccurring events to support family caregivers, respite providers, and agency staff.  

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Webinar Wednesday

Each month RCAW offers a 60-minute informative webinar regarding respite care in Wisconsin! RCAW staff will summarize how their programs, grants, FREE online training, and resources can maximize other primary caregiver support programs. Each month, Webinar Wednesday will also host guest speakers who are subject-matter experts to educate viewers on various respite related topics. 

Monthly Mini

Each month Respite Care Association of Wisconsin releases a FREE mini online training. Monthly Mini-Courses are short courses (30 minutes) that cover a variety of topics that might be geared for either family caregivers, respite providers, or both. These courses may focus on children, adult, elderly, or lifespan topics.

Two Minute Tip Tuesday

Twice a month, the Respite Care Association of Wisconsin publishes a short video with helpful tips, tricks, or information. Two Minute Tip Tuesday is a video series published on the RCAW YouTube page. These short videos share tips and tricks that can help respite providers, family caregivers, or anyone else supporting individuals with disabilities across the lifespan. 

Data from 2018 – March 2023

Individuals who've successfully completed the Respite Care Provider Training course
Respite care providers currently listed on the Wisconsin Respite Care Registry
Dollars RCAW provided family caregivers to receive respite care through the Caregiver Respite Grant Program
Respite hours provided to family caregivers who've applied for the Caregiver Respite Grant Program