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Respite options for caregiver relief

Taking care of the day-to-day needs of a family member, friend or neighbour at home can take a toll on your health. The following respite options can help you get some much-needed relief from your caregiving responsibilities.

Temporary in-home care

  • Temporary in-home services delivered to the care recipient by trained staff
  • Caregiver relief hours available to be used as needed

Short stay out-of-home care

  • A temporary say for the care recipient in an alternate environment
  • Stilled staff to provide care in the absense of the caregiver

Daytime out-of-home care

  • Regularly scheduled structured day program in the community in a supervised environment
  • Offers activities that promote wellness, dignity and enhance quality of life
  • Caregiver relief for a few hours

Supervised care in an emergency

  • In case of a family emergency, illness or unexpected absense
  • Caregiver relief for a few hours or days