James Madison University

Do you have a child with special needs? 

Precious Time is a pediatric respite care program that provides care givers a break.

Precious Time is a program coordinated by the James Madison University Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services. The success of Precious Time depends on community support and student service. Whether you are a family caregiver, a community member, or a student, you can be part of the Claude Moore Precious Time Program.

A HUGE thanks to our funder, the Claude Moore Foundation! http://www.claudemoorefoundation.org/

Mission & Goals

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Precious Time provides the families of children with special needs an opportunity to take a break from the demands of caregiving.  JMU nursing students provide respite care as part of a student learning experience.

Parents & caregivers of children with special needs in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County, VA will have access to respite care.

Nursing students will enrich their professional development and gain insight into the challenges of caring for children with specials needs.

Precious Time is a program coordinated by the James Madison University  Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services.  The success of Precious Time depends on community support and student service.  Whether you are a family caregiver, a community member, or student, you can be part of the Precious Time Program.