Information on Respite Care provided by ElderCare Locator, a service of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.
All caregivers need a break. Respite care helps care for your elderly loved one while you take a break to restore some balance to your life. This site is a good place to start learning about respite care options. It includes good introductory information on:
- What is Respite Care?
- How Do You Pay for Respite Care?
- Case Study
- Can the National Family Caregiver Support Program Offer Respite?
- How Can I Ensure that Respite Care is Quality Care?
- Where Can I Learn More About Respite Services?