What Is Respite Care?
Care24 provides planned short-term and time-limited breaks for families
and other unpaid care givers of children with a developmental delay,
children with behavioural problems, adults with an intellectual disability,
adults with cognitive loss, and terminally ill in order to support and maintain
the primary care giving relationship.we also provides a positive experience
for the person receiving care.
- In your home
- At special day-care centers
- In residential centers that offer overnight stays
Your breaks can be as long or short as you need them to be. You can set up respite care for a few hours, a day, a few days, or a few weeks.
You might use respite care if you’re in charge of someone who has a condition like:
- A brain injury
- Alzheimer’s disease or dementia
- A stroke