Respite care is a short-term stay for elders being taken care of by their children at home, with or without the help of a professional caregiver. It is another name for the short-term break for the caregivers. It can be arranged for any period depending on your situation or the choices; it can be just for a day or several weeks.
The highly trained professionals offer respite care to the senior citizens at their homes or elder homes and make them comfortable with a new setting. It also helps you to prevent from becoming exhausted. It majorly benefits the person you are taking care of. It can be offered at your home and NEMA Eldercare home.
Why do we need it?
Suppose your family is going on a holiday or leaving home for some emergency trip. In that case, there is no need for you to depend upon reluctant relatives or neighbors to take care of your elders. Instead, your loved one can vacation with us. At our resort-like homes for senior citizens in luxurious rooms with a garden or forest view, enjoy sumptuous meals of their choice. The community living environment lets them enjoy the company of their fellow senior citizens too.
You must take care of your health too so that you are efficiently performing your role as a caregiver to your elders. Therefore, giving yourself a little time to rejuvenate would not be unjust.
Types of Respite Care Services
NEMA Eldercare is informally provided by family members, relatives, or neighbors. Caregivers need equal support and attention to maintain their health and wellbeing. Respite care for the elderly offers relief and renewal to the caregiver, as their other duties can be highly demanding and stressful. Trained caregivers formally provide it.
There are several types of respite care services that you can choose based on your situation.
In-home Respite Care: A respite homecare attendant visits your home or the place where you need the person to be taken care of. It is usually offered on a shift basis.
Elder-home Based Respite Daycare:
This type of respite care is offered at NEMA Eldercare home. Daily activities and outings are part of this. In addition, it provides an opportunity for the elder to socialize with others in a safe environment.
Elder-home Based Respite Care:
It offers a short stay for seniors in the elder homes while you are away for a few days. This service can be opted as a planned one for a few days or in the case of emergencies. Respite care offers the community living in senior homes. They get a chance to meet other senior people and get engaged in the activities specially created for the seniors.
Medical Respite Care For The Elderly:
Medical respite care is provided to people who are either suffering from serious illness or getting recovered from physical injury. The cost of respite care depends on the type, location, and levels of care. NEMA Eldercare offers the best respite care services to older adults in a community living environment. International architects specially design our residential homes for older adults to cater to the special requirements of seniors.