In-Home Respite Care for Family Caregivers
There are few things more rewarding, or challenging, than caring for an older loved one.
Between work, family obligations, child care, and caregiving, family caregivers often find themselves overwhelmed and unable to balance the many and varied aspects of their lives.
Partnering with a professional home care agency, like Abernathy Home Care, can help family caregivers get the time away from caregiving they need to manage the other aspects of their lives and find time to care for themselves as well.
What Is Respite Care?
In-home respite care allows family caregivers the opportunity to step away from caregiving duties for a few hours or a few days while ensuring senior loved ones are cared for by professional, experienced caregivers. Abernathy Home Care’s respite care for elderly loved ones can include:
Who Can Benefit from Respite Care?
Daily caregiving without a break can quickly lead to burnout, physical, mental, and emotional exhaustion.
Respite care for caregivers can help family members get the relief they need to practice self-care and keep their lives in better balance.
Additionally, respite care provides care recipients with a friendly new face for conversation and companionship, which can boost mood.
At Abernathy Home Care, our respite care providers are experienced in caring for people with a wide range of needs, and we would be happy to help your family in whatever way we can.
We are proud to offer respite care in Malden, Stoneham, Everett, Lynn, Revere, or the surrounding areas.