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Care respite – Important Break for Caregivers

Posted by on Nov 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Care respite offers an alternative care for the caregivers so that they can take a break and get some relief from their duty of care giving. The duration of care respite can be either for a weekend, a day or just for an hour depending on the need of the caregiver. Care respite can be either provided by family or friends who can shoulder or reduce the burden of the care giver. Depending on the duration of care respite, there are nursing homes which provide temporary care respite services. Research studies have shown an increasing risk of depression and other associated health problems due to...

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