Respite Scheduled Short Stay

What We Can Provide

  • A scheduled stay from one to six weeks for the one you care for
  • Temporary relief from the demands of care giving
  • Peace of mind knowing the one you care for is in a safe, homelike environment

  • 24-hour skilled nursing care
  • Dietetic services for special diets
  • Hair dresser
  • Newspaper (billed separately)

Other Amenities

  • Physical and occupational therapy
  • Physician services
  • Recreational activities
  • Social work services, as needed
  • Speech pathology
  • Telephone (billed separately)
  • Television

Our Program

We recognize that the care of a chronically ill or disabled person is very demanding.
Our program:
  • Makes continued care at home possible
  • Provides an environment that encourages independence
  • Recognizes your needs as a care giver

Respite Care Uses

Our respite care provides:
  • A care giver's brief hospitalization
  • A care giver's need for a break from the responsibility of providing care
  • A care giver's need to be out of town

Planning a Short Stay

The following information is necessary for participation in the Short Stay (respite) Program:
  • A home visit / assessment by staff
  • A medical form completed by your physician
  • An application for admission
  • A signed admission agreement
  • Financial information

To discuss your respite needs, please call our Admissions Coordinator at 585-243-7209, or by fax at 585-243-7999.