Respite care is about providing temporary relief to carers. The physical and emotional consequences of providing care at home for a family member can be overwhelming and respite often provides a much needed break for the care giver, whose own health could otherwise begin to suffer.
Temporary care in the home is popular because the person in need of care isn’t inconvenienced by transportation or unfamiliar environment, routine is preserved and medicines are on hand.
We provide respite care on a one-off or on regular basis, from one hour to full days across the required time period. In addition to providing general care needs, all our carers are trained to deal with emergency situations.