Respite Care Services in Victoria, BC & Surrounding Areas
Comfort Keepers of Victoria, BC provide respite care services for family caregivers
Are you the sole caregiver for a loved one in Victoria, BC? Could you benefit from time away from your daily caregiving responsibilities? Comfort Keepers’ respite care, referred to as “short break care” in some countries, can help.
Serving as the sole caregiver for a loved one can undoubtedly be rewarding experience; however, in even the best scenarios, it can also be a stressful, demanding responsibility, both physically and mentally. Because not only are you busy assisting your senior loved one with personal care tasks, preparing meals, helping with household chores and/or providing transportation around town, but maybe you’re also raising a family of your own or working a full-time job.
With so many people depending on them, it is crucial that caregivers take the time to care for themselves. No matter how much they love the people they are caring for, caregivers need regular breaks to be their best. Comfort Keepers of Victoria, BC provides professional in home care for seniors and other adults who require assistance to temporarily relieve caregivers so they can attend to other matters such as the following:
Spend time shopping
Read a new book
Meet with a support group
Make a dentist or doctor appointment
Enjoy much-deserved alone time
Take a family vacation
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 ones are in capable hands. With Comfort Keepers respite care services, caregivers can schedule as much or as little time away as they need. Easily arrange respite services, whether it’s just a few hours a week to run errands or 24 hours a day so that you can take time away out of town.
With Comfort Keepers of Victoria, BC caring for their loved ones, family caregivers receive that much-needed rest to return to providing care with more energy and enthusiasm. Your senior loved one will also have the opportunity to engage in meaningful conversation with their in home caregiver, play games, do some light exercise and other activities based on their interests and their individual abilities.
It isn’t always easy to ask for help, or even to recognize the need for a break. But what better hands to leave your senior loved one in than the leading home care agency in the Victoria area. Contact us or call (778) 402-2175 for more information about in home care services and schedule a free home visit today.