Out of the Home Respite Financial Assistance
Michigan Parkinson Foundation can provide people with Parkinson's disease financial assistance of up to $1,575.00 per family/per year at a respite care center of their choice. People applying for this program must have Parkinson's disease, be a resident of Michigan and attend a respite care program in Michigan. For more details click here.
To apply for this program: Identify a respite center you would like to attend, complete the application, then submit the application by email or Contact Us at the MPF office. MPF will contract with the respite center of your choice and be billed directly for the services (up to $1,575.00 per calendar year). This program is designed to provide family members with short term out of home respite assistance.
In-Home Respite Financial Assistance
Michigan Parkinson Foundation can provide people with Parkinson's disease financial assistance for in-home respite care. The family member must have physician diagnosed Parkinson’s disease and be referred to the MPF by a health care professional. To apply for in-home respite care, complete the application (along with income verification) and return to us.