Edmonton Respite Care Provides Relief for Families
Family members caring for their senior loved ones face many challenges. Balancing career needs, meeting another person’s physical demands without compromising their own health, and finding time for a social life are but a few of these obstacles. Without support, these challenges cause stress, anxiety, and hardships and make providing care feel like a burden rather than a labor of love. Home Care Assistance of Edmonton, AB, provides solutions to the challenges family caregivers face. Our professional in-home respite care programs offer reliable support so family members find balance and spend more time enjoying the bond with their aging loved ones while someone else helps manage daily responsibilities.
Flexible Scheduling Is a Key Component of Respite Care
While all families need support to help their loved ones age in place successfully, their needs and schedules vary. Home Care Assistance Edmonton believes the most effective respite care is convenient, which is why we offer flexible in-home care at any hour of day or night. Our services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and scheduling is easy to adjust should your family’s needs ever change.
Respite care is ideal for family caregivers in a variety of situations, including those who:
- Hold part-time or full-time employment outside of the home
- Need time away to care for their own needs or families
- Fall ill or need to spend time away from home for surgery
- Are older or frail and cannot safely manage day-to-day care
- Must attend to urgent business or an important family matter out of town
- Maintain an opposite schedule from their senior loved one
- Feel their loved one would benefit from extra companionship
Respite Caregivers Are the Perfect Support System
Arranging respite care for a senior loved one requires some planning. Interviewing caregivers, managing schedules, and monitoring payroll take time, and this can sometimes feel like a large burden, especially for an already overwhelmed family member. At Home Care Assistance in Edmonton, we simplify the task of finding and maintaining reliable in-home respite care. Our professional caregivers are thoroughly screened, bonded, and insured. Each caregiver receives ongoing training to keep them up to date on the latest innovations in senior care. We also manage payroll, provide a comprehensive benefits package, and even arrange backup care to ensure your loved one is never without essential support and supervision.
No matter how dedicated you are, it is important for every family caregiver to take a break. Whether you need an hour to spend with friends, a weekend away at the beach, or regular time off to manage a career, your loved one is in excellent hands with Edmonton Home Care Assistance. To learn more about our respite care programs, call (780) 490-7337 and speak with a Care Manager to schedule a free in-home evaluation.