Respite Care in Gatineau, OTT
Gatineau Respite Care Services can help the whole family
Many people who care for a loved one, suffer from Caregiver Stress. Respite Care will help you take a well-deserved rest while ensuring your loved one is properly cared for.
The chance to relax and unwind is something that becomes necessary for all of us every now and again. While you may be a deeply committed and capable caregiver for your loved one, and may feel a positive sense of fulfillment as a result of the bond that caring for them in their time of need fosters, caregiving can take its toll.
Recognizing and prioritizing your own emotional and physical health and wellbeing is important, and creating some time for yourself to take a break and recharge is important. Studies have shown that respite relief has a significant impact on the improvement of the long-term wellbeing of caregivers.
Care for yourself for a while – it can make all the difference!
We understand how important it is that you feel entirely confident that your loved-one is getting sufficient care, otherwise you won’t really be able to unwind or relax in a meaningful way.
Our Respite Care is individually tailored to suit you and your loved one. A free Nurse Consultation provides the opportunity to build an understanding of the medical challenges and care needs of your loved one, as well as their personal preferences and wishes concerning how they want to receive that care.
We create a personal care plan that always meets or exceeds your expectations so you can rest calmly. With no contracts for any of our services, whether you need a break for one day, one week, or one month, we can help!
Giving yourself the chance to rest can make an incredible difference in preventing burn-out, and can allow you to keep feeling good about your involvement in care.
Respite Care can include all of the following, which will be tailored to your needs:
- Care Management Services including Initial Assessment with an experienced Nurse Case Manager
- Home support and housekeeping
- Personal care
- Companion care services
- Review visit by our Nurse Case Manager
- 24-hour on-call support for questions and urgent matters
- Grocery Shopping and outings as needed
- Immediate response for additional care
- Coordination of medical supplies and equipment as needed
- Communication with other health care professionals (i.e. your specialist or GP)
Call today for a free in-home consultation to discuss the Respite Care options in Gatineau, OTT for you and your loved one.