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What is Respite Care?

Respite care provides breaks from the daily routine of caregiving. It can relieve stress, restore energy and promote the necessary balance in your life.

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Whether it’s for a few hours or that well deserved vacation away, you can count on us to deliver much needed suport to your home.

At Interim HealthCare of Broward County , we understand the physical, mental and emotional demands of being a family caregiver. Giving so much of yourself can be overwhelming at times, caregiver burnout is very common. In order to provide the best care possible for your loved one, it is essential to take a break from care from time to time. That's why we provide Respite to family caregivers in Plantation, North Lauderdale, Davie, Coral Springs, Hallandale and throughout Broward County.

We will be happy to discuss the type and length of respite care needed, and a plan of service will be developed. Our Home Care Professionals can stay with your loved one for a few hours, a day, a week, or longer as needed to provide the following types of services:

  • Personal Care (bathing, grooming, dressing)
  • Light housekeeping (laundry, dishes, fresh linens)
  • Meal Preparation
  • Shopping
  • Errands outside the house (prescription pickup, dry cleaning)
  • Transportation and companionship to/from appointments
  • And much more

At Interim HealthCare of Broward County, every one of our respite care professionals is thoroughly interviewed, screened, and background checked according to the laws of Florida before any contact with our clients. In addition to providing training and supervision, we take the time to carefully match every client with a caregiver that meets their expectations and personal preferences, this provides the comfort and peace of mind you need as you take a break from daily responsibilities.

To request information about respite care anywhere in Broward County, call our office at (754) 702-7030, or fill out the Need Help at Home? form on this page and well call you soon.

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I highly recommend Interim Health Care of Plantation. The owner, Shweta is kind, caring, genuine and very professional. She is on call 24/7. She is supportive and gives great advice. The aides are very caring, considerate and friendly. My dad is very happy with his aides. They take very good care of him. I highly recommend this agency. 
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