Family Resources

Staffing and Support

Respite, Caregivers & BI’s for Individuals with Special Needs in B.C. and Canada

Support Workers


These documents are samples for you to refer to and use when hiring your own staff or support. Please feel free to print them off for your own use.

Employment Agreement

Employment Standards Act and Regulations

Face to Face Interview

Incident Report

Interview Process and General Information

Job Description

Orientation Process for Employees

Policy and Procedure Manual

Requested Days Off

Telephone Interview


From Vivian Hou x RSSBC

NEW! This colouring book was made by UBC student Vivian Hou, who reached out to RSSBC in June of 2020. It is now available for download here! For more information about Vivian or the colouring book, please visit our News page.


Feeding, Cups, and Oral Care 

Sippy cups #1- Munchkin Miracle 360 Cups 

Sippy cups #2 – Tommee Tippee Insulated Tumbler

Skip and Hop Open Cup (No Suction) 

Cutlery – Homecraft Queens Cutlery

TInabless Food Teether/Pacifier 


Baby Buddy 360 Toothbrush 

Shoes and Clothes 

Best AFO shoes for kids and adults – Billy Footwear

Adaptive Clothing for Children – Special Kids Company

IZ Adaptive Clothing Company

Bibs for older kids/teens/adults and drool cloths

Bibs for Eating #1 – JustCare

Bibs for Eating #2 – ZJchao

Bibs for Eating #3 – Sunlit 

Day time bandana bibs for older kids/teens/adults – Etsy

Cotton or muslin baby burp cloths that make stylish drool cloths 

Toys, Object Grips, Activity Aids

Eazy Hold 

XL Markers 

Switch adapted toys #1 – LDK Adapted Toys LLC

Switch adapted toys #2 – Etsy

Special needs pool float for kids/teens/adults – Theraquatics

Upsee Firefly Walking Device – Leckey

Star Projector


Best medical/safety bracelets – Road iD

Medical Car Decal Alert – Customizable Text (Etsy) 

Seatbelt Medical Alert – Etsy

Carseat Medical Alert – Etsy


Adult Weighted Blanket 

Kids Weighted Blanket