our Process

Your peace of mind is our priority.

Step 1: Let's get to know you

Each child is unique, and every family has distinct preferences. Share your requirements and preferences. This enables us to connect you with partners who can cater to your child’s specific needs

Step 2: Meet your Family Partner

Whether you need personal care assistance, transportation support, medication management, or just a minute to take a breath. Lapapoe has a family of direct support professionals. Each bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience from fields of education, nursing, and healthcare.  Comprising of a mixture of  seasoned professionals and students embarking on their journey, all possess certifications in ABA, Certified Nursing, First Aid, or RBT.

Step 3: Ongoing Support

Once you have found a partner that is ideal for you and your child, we are there with you. Supporting with alternative care, building your care tribe and your partners' financials.

Step 1 of 3

Which county are you based within?

You ask, we answer

We are here to answer your questions. Any questions that are not listed can be answered by contacting us.

We have very clear pricing. It is $25ph to book a partner.

For overnight care, the rate is $250 for one child. 

2+ Children – add $1.00 per hour 


A high priority of Lapapoe is quality, safety and security. We therefore, have strict safeguarding requirements that applicants must meet before joining us. This includes the following

Criminal History: Lapapoe conducts a criminal background screen on all Partners before joining the platform. This is conducted using a third-party background check vendor. We must receive the results of this check before applicants can be accepted

Sexual Offender History: Lapapoe uses the National Sex Offender Public Website (NSOPW) to screen applicants. This is the central repository used by Sheriff’s Offices. All applicants must pass this screen.

Licensing and Professional Certification Verification: Lapapoe also checks the licensing and professional certifications of applicants. Lapapoe uses sources such as the  Secretary of State Professional Licensing Portal, University Certificates, and University Recruitment Portals to conduct this search.

CPR/ First Aid Certification: Lapapoe checks the First Aid/CPR certification of applicants. 

Right to Work:  In order to ensure applicants have passed the required immigration and security protocols to serve families, we require applicants to submit a state or federal-issued form of identification.

Interview: We conduct interviews with applicants. This is to get an understanding of motivations for working with children with additional needs.



The qualifications and certifications of partners are checked through sources such as the Secretary of State Professional Licensing Portal, University Certificates, and University Recruitment Portals 

Partners must pass all initial background checks to be accepted onto the platform. Any individual who has not passed the checks, will not appear on the platform.

Once a partner has been accepted to Lapapoe, we re-verify background checks every six months. 

Yes,  you are able to connect directly with all partners who have passed our screening process and have been approved to join us. 

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