Respite Home Care

Respite Care is temporary care to provide family caregivers relief from the full-time care they have been providing for a loved one. At Home Care Assistance, our services are contract-free and respite care can be arranged on a temporary basis with no obligation to continue home services once we are no longer needed.

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  • On Call 24/7 for Client Needs
  • Flexible and Fast Scheduling
  • Regular Quality Assurance
  • Thorough Care Management and Family Support
  • Double the Care Team Staff of Other Agencies

Have Questions?

Your local team of Client Care Managers are on call 24/7 to answer your questions and work with you to design a customized plan of care that is right for you.


Our Respite Care Services


Nine out of ten seniors report that they wish to age in place at home. However, frailty, chronic illness or mobility challenges can make living alone too difficult. Daily care allows your loved one to remain in the comfort of his or her home and maintain as much independence as possible, while ensuring the highest level of safety. With 24/7, around-the-clock care, a caregiver is always watching over your loved one, offering emotional support, reducing fall risk and assisting in all activities of daily living including:

Personal Care Assistance

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Assisting with walking and transferring from bed to wheelchair

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Bathing, dressing and grooming assistance

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Medication reminders

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Toileting and incontinence care

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Status reporting to family

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Safety and fall prevention

Lifestyle Support

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Light housekeeping

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Meal preparation and nutrition

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Laundry and change of bed linens

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Grocery shopping and errands

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Transportation to social and recreational activities

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Assistance with light exercise and outdoor activity

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Companionship and community engagement

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Travel assistance

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Coordination with family caregivers

Respite care is highly beneficial to family caregivers who need a break. Caregiver burnout is all too real: between 40% of 70% of family caregivers experience clinically significant symptoms of depression and anxiety due to the emotional toll of caring for an aging parent. Home Care Assistance respite care provides your loved one with the support they need and the break you deserve.


Non-medical home care services is becoming a preferred option upon discharge from hospitals and skilled nursing facilities. It is simply the most cost effective way to reduce readmissions and improve the quality of life for the medically vulnerable patient. – Francesca Vogel, Home Care Liaison

Why Choose Home Care Assistance?

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Complete Flexibility

Many clients have a caregiver only during the night, on weekends, or for transportation to medical appointments. Home Care Assistance is totally flexible and happy to provide care whenever and wherever needed.

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Experience, Empathy & Safety

Our experienced caregivers provide clients with safety, companionship, and emotional support. They are devoted to the total health and happiness of their clients.

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Care Away from Home

Our caregivers can also provide companionship and monitoring for safety during hospital stays. We can even accompany our clients on vacations, enabling them to travel safely and independently.

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Peace of Mind for the Family

You can enjoy peace of mind knowing that a reliable, qualified caregiver is caring for your loved one. Our care team works with family members.

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No Contract

There is no long-term commitment with Home Care Assistance. Use our services for only as long as you need them and are 100 percent satisfied.

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Expert Matching

Home Care Assistance offers a roster of hundreds of caregiver with the right experience and skills to fit your family’s needs.


Make sure you choose the right home care agency for you.

Read our Home Care Company Checklist to help you perform your due diligence to find the right care for your family. Not all home care companies are alike and this checklist will help you fully vet your options before you choose care for your loved one.


Download our full checklist here.



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What is Home Care?

A 19-page guide that defines in-home care and what it can mean for your loved one and your family.


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The Balanced Care Method™

This one-page flier introduces our proprietary Balanced Care Method™


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The Cognitive Therapeutics Method™

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Hospital to Home Care

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