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Caregiving is a demanding job. Take time for yourself to run errands, relax or go on vacation. No matter how much you love caregiving, everyone needs a break. You need time outside of your caregiving duties to relax, recharge, engage in social interactions and gain new perspectives. That’s where our team comes in. Essential Quality Care can provide short term respite care for your loved one. We can match you with a staff member who has the expertise to provide the level of care your loved one needs when you’re taking time for yourself.

Respite Care

From regularly scheduled to occasional respite care, count on EQC’s exceptional team of caregivers. We’re happy to continue the care you provide your loved one when you need a break. We can provide any of the following services during respite care.

Medical Caregiving Services:
• Medication Management
• Nursing Care
• 24-hour Care
• Medication Administration
• Post-injury or surgery care
• And much more…

Non-Medical Caregiving Services:
• Healthy meal planning
• Personal care like bathing or dressing
• Laundry
• Running errands
• Transportation services
• Housekeeping
• And much more…

New Perspective

When you’re a caregiver, it’s easy to get stuck in a routine. Relying on our exceptional caregivers for occasional respite care can give you a new perspective. Sometimes all you need is a fresh pair of eyes to adopt new routines and helpful habits.

Relaxation

Take some time for yourself to relax. During the average 40-hour workweek, employees have weekends and evenings off as well as lunch breaks and 15-minute breaks every day. If you care for your loved one where you work, you may be working from the moment you wake up to the moment you go to sleep. Schedule a time for yourself to spend time doing a hobby or taking a well-deserved nap.

Energy

Burnout is very real. It’s not easy to keep high energy levels day in and day out when you don’t have fellow caregivers you can rely on. If you find that you’re beginning to feel stressed less patient or less positive than you normally are, you may need respite care services. To give the best care possible to your loved one, you need time to recharge.

Social Interaction

Being a caregiver can be isolating. You need to interact with more than one person regularly. Use our respite care services to call friends or see your family. You deserve to

Essential Quality Care is committed to putting our clients and their families first. Due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak, our team is doing everything we can to prevent spreading the virus. Our procedures are always made to keep our community safe but during this time we’re taking extra precautions to help protect the health of our clients. Contact us to learn more about our in-home care services for all ages. We specialize in infant, adult and senior caregiving. Our exceptional team can give your loved ones the care they deserve. With each interaction, we want you to feel like family.

 

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