Respite Care Services
Comfort Keepers® provides unmatched senior respite care from the comfort of home.
When we have loved ones who need a little extra help at home, the first impulse is to offer that help ourselves. Caring for senior, sick, or disabled family members can be a rewarding experience, but it's also a stressful, demanding responsibility. This is particularly true if you’re raising a family or juggling a full-time job − or, all too often, both!
It’s important for every caregiver to balance both the needs of the individual and their own. If this delicate dance is not performed correctly, it’s all too easy for a caregiver to “burn out,” leading to lack of sleep, imbalance in lifestyle, or overall decreased happiness.
Respite care from Comfort Keepers offers a flexible solution that is both effective and affordable.
We Help You Be Your Best
Comfort Keepers’ respite home care services provide temporary support whenever and however you need it. As a result, you’ll have time to recuperate, run errands, or even just go have fun. Not only will your emotional health benefit from respite care assistance, but your overall relationship with your elderly or disabled loved one can improve as well.
We understand the trust you're giving to us. We know how much your loved one means to you, and that caring for him or her is about more than following a schedule. Our respite caregivers offer companionship at his or her home, or in your loved one’s senior community.
We're here to help you care for your loved one, while you take care of yourself.
In-Home Respite Care That Works with Your Schedule
With Comfort Keepers, you can request temporary help for as much, or as little, time as you need. Your schedule is already complicated, so we can have a respite caregiver available when you need one. What’s more, our team will readily share our years of experience working with families just like yours, helping you to avoid common pitfalls that accompany certain conditions or situations.
If you want to learn more about respite care, visit our info center. Look for our section on Respite Care and Related Topics.
You don't have to care for your loved one alone. Comfort Keepers is here to help.
How Comfort Keepers of Fox Chapel & Pittsburgh, PA Can Help
Our caregivers are not provide loved ones with opportunities for respite, but can also assist with particular responsibilities. At-home services include helping with bathing, food prep, transportation, light housework, and more. Additionally, our team members will provide companionship during mealtimes, as well as a friend with whom our clients can share their favorite activities. Our respite care providers’ goal is to help the emotional and mental wellbeing of clients and their families alike.
Services Available with Respite Care
Respite care services give you time to leave the home for a few hours or even a few days, knowing the one you care for is in good hands. This creates time to
- take care of the errands you never seem to have time for.
- catch up on your shopping.
- attend a support group meeting.
- visit doctor or dentist for routine care.
- give yourself a much-needed rest.
Comfort Keepers respite care services can be scheduled for as little as a few hours a week. Additionally, around-the-clock care can be arranged so you can take a longer break to attend a wedding out of town, take a child to college, or go on a much-needed vacation.
Contact us to find out how we can offer you the professional support you need to take a break from providing care for a loved one in Pittsburgh, PA