Respite Care for Carers

Respite Care for Carers

Respite care is designed to give carers a break from their duties of looking after loved ones. They may need to attend to their own duties or simply take some time off from caring for their loved ones.

Respite care can be made available for a short period of time (just a few hours in the day or overnight) as well as over a longer period. There are a variety of respite care options ranging from care at your own home to care in a residential facility.

Below is a guide to the duties performed by respite service providers.
Provide short term care so that your carer can attend to their own personal duties
Provide care in your home - can be for a few hours or overnight
Provide overnight or weekend respite cottage care, or at a residential facility
Community access respite to provide social activities and interaction and provides your carer with a break

The Care List sets the standards
for Home Care Providers

We are very proud knowing that our clients receive the best care. 

The Care List offers its members genuine choice about when, how and what care services are received. We work collaboratively with you and anyone else who is involved in your care to draw up a plan that prioritises services so you can live at home safely and comfortably.

Choosing a Home Care Package Provider is a big decision, and there are many items to consider ensuring you have made the best choice for yourself or your loved one. The Care List is here to help you every step of the way.
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