Respite Care in Airdrie, AB
Learn about our respite care services and how they can benefit your senior loved one.
Providing care for a loved one can be a truly fulfilling bonding experience. At times though, being a caregiver can be a source of great pressure and stress. That’s where Comfort Keepers respite care comes in. Respite care is short-term care provided by a professional caregiver to a senior while their primary caregiver is away. During this time, with our trusted respite services, both a senior and a family caregiver are able to restore and/or their physical and mental well-being.
Airdrie Respite Care
Our respite care services range from grocery shopping to meal preparation, from transferring and positioning to incidental transportation and from bathing and grooming to toileting and feed. During the time in which a family caregiver is away, a Comfort Keepers caregiver can also provide skilled Alzheimer’s care or dementia care. Importantly, these care services take place in the familiarity of a senior’s home.
There are a wide-range of reasons for respite services. Common reasons for respite care, for a family caregiver, include:
- Attending a family event, such as a wedding or reunion
- Getting together with friends
- Visiting the doctor or hairdresser
- Taking a vacation
- Running errands