Out-of-home (short stay) respite makes it possible for you to get some caregiver relief overnight, for a few days or even for a couple of weeks while your loved one is well taken care of in a short stay bed or room in a long-term care home, retirement home, or other community-based location.
What services are available?
In general, your loved one will have access to the following services:
During their stay, your loved one will also have access to the same services and activities that the residents enjoy.
Who is eligible for services?
Your love one may be considered if he/she lives in Mississauga, Halton or south Etobicoke and is:
Other criteria may apply, depending on which agency is providing the services.
How do I apply?
Speak with one of our Respite Advisors who will be happy to provide more information and help you through the application process by phone at 905-281-4443 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.