Respite Care


Sometimes it is impossible to manage your own well-being and combine work activities with your responsibilities to the family. To balance a successful career, your personal health, and the responsibilities of taking care of your family including your loved one in need, you can use homecare respite services. Buffalo Homecare provides high-quality respite services for your loved ones, lending you a helping hand when you are in need. The residents of Western New York (Erie and Niagara counties, and the city of Buffalo) have already experienced the advantages of using our cross-platform conception. With its help, you are able to check about the health status of your loved one at any time.

What are the Benefits of Respite Care?

  • Home respite care tightens family bonds

It is noble and challenging to look after the elderly who often experience health issues and cannot take care of themselves as independently as they’d like. However, when the whole family feels the need and the responsibility to help their elderly family members, it brings a family together. Using in-home respite services, you provide your loved ones with attention and assistance they need.

  • Home respite care gives the elderly patients friendly communication and change of pace

Our home respite care services ensure that the elderly not only have everything they need in the material terms but also do not experience the lack of communication and sense of community. The opportunity to contact their family when needed provides a positive outlook and, consequently, the better health of care receivers. At the same time, both family members and the elderly can have a rest and a change of scenery. The family tights are as strong as ever when the person in need receives the help and attention he/she needs at home.

  • Home respite care improves the older people’s health

With top-quality respite services provided at home, the health of your loved ones are our top priority since they get proper care removing most worries of the everyday life. Feeling properly cared for the elderly won't experience stress and thus maintain a healthy heart, mind, and body.

In-Home Respite Care: How It Works

If you have the urgent work-related trips, or just feel burned out and need to change something even for a short period of time, turning to our Home Care center will be the right decision. It also happens that as your loved one ages, they may feel the need for tempo change, slowing down and spending most of their time at home resting.

Coping with everything at once is hard. That is when considerate and compassionate caregivers with extended experience and professional skills are ready to come and help. If you yourself want to enhance your quality of life and give meaning to every day, experienced caregivers will gladly help you socialize and perform necessary routine activities of daily living.

Buffalo Home Care: How We Can Help

Our team of skilled caregivers provides the older adults in need with deep respect and empathy, assisting them in fulfilling many of their needs. Responsive workers from Buffalo Home Care will help you to:

  1. Keep an active way of life. It is vital to go out on a daily basis, either for running errands or for simply enjoying the weather or the local park.
  2. Go shopping and prepare meals. If you have to follow a specific diet, our caregivers will assist you in creating your grocery list and encouraging proper nutrition.
  3. Take your medication on time. Following your doctor’s medication regiment is one of the keys to maintaining good health.
  4. Carry out housekeeping tasks. Helping you with simple household activities like taking out the trash, doing laundry, etc.
  5. Take care of personal hygiene. Dignity and respectful assistance of caregivers with bathing and dressing.
  6. Socialize. Our empathic caregivers will ensure that you are satisfied with the assistance you receive.
  7. Buffalo Homecare caregivers will gladly help you with your transportation needs.

It is highly understandable that many elderly people look for “respite care services near me” on the Internet. Do not worry. Buffalo Homecare provides assistance around the clock; thus, our skilled workers will be there for any occasion or emergency you have.

Frequently Asked Questions about Respite Care

a. What is respite care?

Respite care is the temporary replacement of a person caring for an older adult or a relative with special needs. Some services or facilities provide respite care in cases when the responsible guardian needs to be away for some time, or when he/she needs to rest for a certain period.

b. What type of care is respite care?

Respite care is the most common way to offer relief for the primary caregiver. Long-term caregivers and family members need to have a break from time to time.

c. How often can you get respite care?

Respite care services provided by Buffalo Homecare depend on the needs of the patients, their families, their caregivers and their Insurance requirements.

Want to Provide Respite Care Services? Join Our Team

Buffalo Home Care is constantly looking to expand its professional team of home care and assistance experts, and we would be happy to welcome you to the family. To apply for a job, please make sure to check whether you are eligible to provide this kind of service and file the following data with us:

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover letter
  • NAHC certificate (optional but recommended)
  • LVN/CAN certificate (optional)

Are you ready to order respite care now?

If you or your loved one are in need of respite care, feel free to order the service from Buffalo Home Care to receive the qualified and timely support of true professionals.

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