Respite Care for Caregivers

What is Respite Care?

Respite care for the elderly, seniors, disabled adults, and those with special needs can offer caregivers a chance to take a break from their situation. It’s meant to allow you to recharge emotionally and physically to avoid burnout. Respite care can include things like light housekeeping, personal care such as bathing or dressing, travel accompaniment to appointments, grocery shopping, errands, and more.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is respite care for the elderly?


Elderly respite care offers family caregivers a chance to step back and take a break from their care situation.




How much does respite care cost?


The cost of respite care for the elderly is in line with all our rates. Please contact your local Griswold Home Care location to talk about their rates and respite care costs.




Does medicare cover respite care?


Depending on the type of benefits you receive, medicare may be an option. Payment options are reviewed on a case by case basis. Please contact your local office for more details.