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Respite Care in West Hartford, CT
Caring for a loved one can be a rewarding experience. However, it can also be a heavy burden to carry. The demands of caring for your loved one can quickly become all-consuming, and it is possible that, over time, you may experience burnout and depression. At Comfort Keepers West Hartford, we recognize the benefits of respite care and the importance of finding the right balance between caring for your loved one and taking a well-deserved break. Our professional caregivers provide flexible and affordable respite care services right in the privacy and comforts of home.
Benefits of Respite Care
Free Time for Family Caregivers: Every once in a while, you just need some time to do things like shopping or go to appointments. On other occasions, you may require extra time away to de-stress, take a short vacation, or spend quality time with your other family members. Our respite caregivers are available to help for just a few hours or more extended periods.
Flexibility: Our respite care is flexible and designed to fill in the gaps of time when you can or cannot personally attend to the needs of your loved one.
Increases Social Engagement: Family caregivers need to avoid isolation. If you avoid socializing with people other than your senior loved one, you could experience a mental and emotional decline. However, respite care allows you to take a break to visit friends, attend events, and engage in other social activities while caring for your health.
Reduce Stress: Sometimes, when a senior or older adult who has previously been socially active is now house-bound, it is easy for them to become irritable with their primary caregiver. Conflict and frustration can occur from this, causing a stressful situation for everyone involved. Our respite care is like having a quick change of scenery, alleviating some of that stress.
Professional Care: Our experienced caregivers are continuously trained to improve their professional and compassionate care. Respite care can bring you peace of mind knowing that your loved one is being cared for properly.
Respite Care Services
Some many conditions and circumstances might cause someone to need extra assistance with daily tasks. In-home respite care from Comfort Keepers can help with a wide range of services. Some of these services provided by our caregivers include the following:
- Personal care such as bathing, grooming, dressing, and toileting
- Meal preparation
- Mobility assistance and transferring
- Light housekeeping
- Transportation to appointments and errands
- Provide supervision and overall companionship
- Engage in meaningful conversation and mentally-stimulating activities
- Specialized Alzheimer’s and dementia care
Our highly trained and compassionate caregivers can relieve your care responsibilities and provide these services for any duration of time, whether that means periodic visits or around-the-clock assistance.
Contact Comfort Keepers of West Hartford
When you contact Comfort Keepers West Hartford, we will schedule you with a free initial consultation and visit your home to determine the needs of you and your loved one. Our professionals are very flexible and will work with you to choose the best schedule for respite care. Curious to see how we can help you find the break you deserve? Call us today at (860) 242-7739 to learn more!