Allows those that care for someone regularly to take a break from caring after that certain someone. The amount of care can be from several hours a day to 24 hour live-in care.We provide care for the caregivers benefit. Often caregivers become overwhelmed and might feel that they have no support system for them to fall back on.
Getting in-home care with an First-Care of New York Inc. certified home health aide is the ideal means of respite care. At First-Care of New York Inc. we pick up right where you left off, as we provide a wide range of health and social services based on the member’s needs be it: medical, social, nursing or therapeutic and we even provide assistance with activities of daily living. Home care is generally appropriate whenever a person prefers to stay at home but needs ongoing care that cannot easily or effectively be provided solely by family and friends, according to the National Association for Home Care and Hospice. First-Care of New York Inc. provides you the worry free feeling of leaving your loved one in the safe and caring hands of one of our certified home health aides while you can go on vacation, events or just to take a breather from the mass responsibility of caring for someone for some time.
Without friends and family serving as caregivers the frail, weak or incapacitated would be forced into placement in a skilled center which are more restrictive, remove them from their homes and separates them from their family and friends.