It’s very common that primary CAREGiversSM feel weighed down by all of their responsibilities. Providing all of the caretaking needs for a loved one can be physically, mentally and emotionally exhausting. Often the primary CAREGiver can be so focused on providing the best possible care for their aging family member that they do not see the obvious signs that they may need relief. Whether or not the primary caretaker realizes it, this difficult situation can lead to a great deal of mounting stress that can result in their own mental or physical health problems.
Respite care can alleviate many of these issues for family CAREGivers and their loved ones in Lakefield. What is respite care? It’s the temporary service we provide to your aging family member that allows you some time away to rejuvenate. It’s no secret that CAREGivers need time away from the exhausting responsibilities of providing care to a loved one. Even if you are in need of just a momentary break to get out of the house and do something you love, contacting Home Instead Senior Care can make a lasting difference for both you and your loved one.
Sometimes your senior family member may need a break from their primary caretaker as well. In many cases, the family member enjoys the presence of a new and engaging CAREGiver that is there to assist them with any of their caretaking needs. Whether it’s just a brief visit while you go shopping, or to the grocery, or even a trip out of town, we make it convenient for you to step out when you need to with our flexible scheduling options. We provide respite care in Lakefield twenty-four hours a day and seven days a week. Here are some of the most common senior in-home care services we provide: