Respite Care in Greater Fairfield, CT

Need a Break from Caregiving? Visiting Angels' Respite Care Can Help Seniors in Fairfield, Trumbull, Westport, and Surrounding Areas

There is nothing more generous than caring for a loved one. Setting aside your time to tend to your loved one is a truly noble endeavor. Whether you're helping an aged family member get to their medical appointments, a senior parent with grooming and hygiene, or a disabled sibling with the weekly groceries, you're providing them with the much-needed assistance they need in order to continuously live at home. But what do you do when it all gets to be too much and you need a break? Families rely on Visiting Angels of Fairfield's respite care services for extra support.

Taking a Step Back to Focus on Yourself

As the primary caregiver, your role is rewarding, though demanding as well. But to ensure the best possible care for your loved one, you also need to take care of yourself. Not only is your physical well-being in need of attention, requiring breaks, exercise, and nutritional meals to stay healthy, you cannot forget that your emotional state needs consideration too. With Visiting Angels of Fairfield on your side, our respite care program offers you the opportunity to relax and recharge for however long you need.

How We Help Seniors

After matching your loved one with a friendly, compassionate aide, our respite care takes over any necessary responsibilities, putting both you and your loved one at ease. Respectful assistance, coupled with engaging companionship, provides the support your loved one needs to stay independent at home. We offer a wide range of services to cover almost any need:

  • Alzheimer's Services - we offer memory care services to help seniors with Alzheimer's Disease stay safe, healthy, and comfortable at home
  • Dementia Care - our specialized dementia care program helps seniors maintain their independence even if they are experiencing cognitive decline
  • Fall Prevention - we help prevent costly and dangerous falls within the home and educate family members on fall prevention tactics
  • End of Life Care - we make seniors who are diagnosed with a limited life expectancy as comfortable as possible during their final days
  • Social Care - caregivers can show seniors how to use features like texting, emailing, and video chatting to connect with friends and family
  • Ready-Set-Go Home - our transitional care program that helps seniors recover from hospital stays
  • Certified Palliative Care - our holistic approach to care that looks after a senior's mind, body, and soul
  • Personal Care - respectful help with personal tasks such as bathing, toileting, dressing, and grooming
  • Elderly Companion Care - we are companions at heart and offer assistance with daily living tasks

Quickly, your dear senior will look forward to visits from their caregivers, a great relief to family caregivers. With our respite care program, guilt and anxiety are easily relieved while family members take some time and step away to focus on themselves.

How to Get Started with Essential Care Services

Getting started with Visiting Angels of Fairfield is easy! Simply call our agency at 203-349-9567 for a free, in-home consultation, at which point you and your loved one can select your preferred caregiver together via our database of experts. Our one-on-one assistance is flexible with plans that are fully customizable. As your partner in home care, Visiting Angels of Fairfield takes this role very seriously. Call us to find out more about our specialized respite care services in Fairfield and the surrounding area.

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