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
Whether it’s for a few hours or that well deserved vacation away, you can count on us to deliver much needed suport.
At Interim HealthCare of Scranton, 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 Lackawanna County.
Respite care provides breaks from the daily routine of caregiving. It can relieve stress, restore energy and promote the necessary balance in your life. Whether it’s for a few hours or that well deserved vacation away, you can count on Interim HealthCare of Scranton to provide the support you need.
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
- Errands outside the house (prescription pickup, dry cleaning)
- Transportation and companionship to/from appointments
- And much more
At Interim HealthCare of Scranton, every one of our respite care professionals is thoroughly interviewed, screened, and background checked according to the laws of Pennsylvania 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 schedule your No-Obligation in-home evaluation, or to learn more about respite services available in and around Scranton, PA, call our office at (570) 489-6781 or fill out the simple form on this page and we will contact you soon.
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