Mile High Magazine 10/20/19 Night Light

Guest: Kristin Steadman Founder and Executive Director Night Lights is a CO based repit program.  Respit is a break or a period of relief for a care-giver.  There are 3 locations in the Denver area and each is open 1 night a month from 6:30-10pm.  Night Lights is in its 9th year.  There is a nurse there at each location and the care givers to child ratio is 1 on 1.  Volunteers are background checked on a national level and trained before being with a child.  Currently there is a waiting list at each location-10-15 kids deep per site.  There is a new location that will be opening in Brighton starting in January.  They take children 4 week to 13 years old.  The cost is Free for the parents.  Totally funded by donations.  You can donate or sign up to volunteer on their website. nightlightskids.org

Published: Thursday, October 24, 2019   |   Runtime: 14:41