Tag Archives: Respite

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Emergency Care Plans – Formal emergency care plan

2. Formal emergency care plan This would involve an agreed emergency care plan with your local authority and primary care team following a care needs assessment. A temporary increase in your package of care could be put in place for … Continue reading

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Access to sitter services

Getting even a few hours break can be a great help to carers. Time to do shopping or get your hair cut can seem impossible when the person you care for needs your assistance most of the day, every day. … Continue reading

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Day Care and Respite

Some local authorities have a range of day care places which support the person and allow their carers to have a few hours break. Try to find out which of them may be suitable for your needs. There may be waiting lists … Continue reading

Found in Topic: Social care

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