Respite and Support for carers
Are you needing extra support in your caring role?
Resthaven offers access to useful services, such as respite, and programs for carers which can assist them to stay well and healthy while they look after an elderly person.
To sustain the carers’ emotional health, we also offer counselling, therapy, social and support groups.
Whatever support you require, you can be confident that Resthaven staff offer caring high quality services for the person under your care. The support we offer is flexible so that it adapts to your needs. The person can access day or overnight community respite in a variety of settings, either at home or at one of our respite cottages. Residential respite is available at all residential aged care homes from a minimum of two weeks up to 63 days each year. Bookings are essential.
We are highly trained and experienced in meeting the needs of older people, including those who have problems associated with memory loss or confusion.
Resthaven’s carers are qualified, insured, and police checked, providing affordable support when and where you need it.