Comfort Keepers respite care services provide support and relief to family caregivers in Calgary, AB
Serving as the sole caregiver for a loved one can be a rewarding experience, but it can also be a stressful, demanding responsibility, especially when it is in addition to raising children or working a full-time job. However, family caregivers do not need to feel alone. It is estimated that approximately one in four Canadians aged 15 and older (or 7.8 million people) provided care to a family member or friend with a long-term health condition, a physical or mental disability, or problems related to aging,
It is difficult to take care of someone else without taking care of yourself first. At Comfort Keepers we understand how important your loved one is to you and that you would do anything to ensure their happiness and safety, but we also understand that things come up and breaks are needed. Whether you need respite care assistance for a few hours a week or on a more regular basis we will work out a care plan that fits your unique needs. We provide professional senior care to assist your loved one which include the following care services:
- Bathing and dressing assistance
- Incontinence care
- Meal preparation
- Specialized Alzheimer’s and dementia care
- Medication reminders
- And many more!
Respite care services give caregivers the unique opportunity to leave home for a few hours with the peace of mind that comes with knowing their loved one is in capable hands. With Comfort Keepers respite care services, caregivers can schedule as much or as little time away as they need. Arranging respite care is easy and gives you the flexibility to receive assistance and support for as little or as long as you may need it. In-home care services will give you extra time to:
- Run errands
- Go to a dentist or doctor’s appointment
- Enjoy time alone
- Attend an event out of town
Caregivers do not need to let non-stop caregiving take a toll on their physical and emotional health.
At Comfort Keepers we care for our clients like they are members of our own family and allow caregivers to receive the much-needed rest that they deserve.
To learn more about our individual home care services in Calgary or to book a complimentary in home assessment, contact us through our website or call us today at (403) 228-0072.