Respite Childcare THINKSTOCK Share: Respite Childcare Respite Childcare Respite childcare is designed to support families of deployed members and relieve some of the stressors of parenting alone during a deployment. Respite childcare is FREE and for children up to age 12. All respite childcare is provided at the GMFRC (AVM Morfee Centre) by our trained and screened childcare providers. Generally, families can utilize 1 of the 2 Saturday offerings per month. For upcoming respite childcare, please check our GMFRC Monthly Newsletter.