Respite Care in Shakopee, MN
Taking time to recharge can help you give better care.
Providing daily care to someone you love can be a demanding, full-time job. Add in other responsibilities like a career and children, and being a caregiver can become overwhelming. Respite care at Windermere Way and Benedictine Gardens may be able to help. Our respite care in Shakopee, MN, provides regular caregivers like you an opportunity to take a break from the demands of daily care. It’s also available to provide short-term care for your family member after a hospital stay or during an illness, or to provide support when you need to travel.
In our faith-based senior living community, we provide genuine, compassionate senior health care, giving you the opportunity to attend to other needs and responsibilities while having the assurance of knowing your loved one is receiving the highest-quality care and attention. Whether the need is for a few hours, a few days or longer, the respite care program at Benedictine can give you the peace of mind you need to catch your breath.
At Benedictine, our respite care creates opportunities for your loved one to enjoy activities and socialize with others in a safe and engaging environment. It also gives you time to recharge.
What is respite care?
Respite care is a short-term care designed to give primary caregivers a break from the 24/7 demands of caring for a loved one who is sick or disabled. Depending on the caregiver’s needs, care can be arranged for a few hours or a few days. Overnight stays can also be arranged in one of our residential care communities with a minimum stay of two weeks.
What is included in respite care?
Professional caregivers provide short-term, round-the-clock care in a comfortable, secure environment. Meals, housekeeping and social opportunities are typically included. Some services, such as medication management or therapy, may incur an additional fee. Request details when you visit the community.