Making a Difference
We see every challenge as an opportunity, and this initiative helps us ensure that our partners are better prepared to manage the unique situations they find themselves in. We are invested in an innovative approach that empowers our community and delivers the support they need, when they need it.
CRISIS NURSERY SERVICES
Provides safe, no-cost, short-term crisis childcare for children 0-12 in Crow Wing County. Children are cared for by licensed daycare and/or foster care providers.
We have worked to arrange hundreds of separate placements for children to have a safe place to stay when their parents needed a break or time to attend to a family crisis.
To request Crisis Nursery, tap one of the buttons below to call between 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Provides safe, no-cost, monthly scheduled respite childcare for families with mental health or behavioral challenges, in Crow Wing County. Children are cared for by licensed providers or by family-identified providers who pass a background check.
To date, we have arranged over 750 respite care placements since the program started.
To request Respite, call Bridges of Hope and ask to speak with a Respite coordinator.