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Respite Care Program for Families and Seniors


Description
Provides a short-term respite care program for primary caregivers of seniors facing significant stress, fatigue, or crisis.

Service offers:

  • short periods (hours) of respite¬†for parents / caregivers or individuals that are the primary caregiver of a senior and faced with significant situational stress, fatigue, or crisis
  • respite for 8 weeks (3 hours per week)
  • assistance with getting the family connected to resources and other community supports

No overnight stays. Children or seniors being cared for must not have an acute medical condition.

Key Provider: respite workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • parents / caregivers of children
  • or caregivers of seniors
Children or seniors being cared for must not have an acute medical condition.
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • self-referrals are accepted 
  • call, e-mail, or drop in during office hours to speak to an intake worker
Currenty suspended due to COVID-19. Contact for details. Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-945-3900
Web Site
http://www.nrvcl.ab.ca
Email
intake@nrvcl.ab.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Accessible parking, front of building, elevator available and wheelchair accessible washrooms.Other disabled access: Yes - elevator
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit, Registered Charity / Foundation
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
June 18, 2020
Address
125 Main Street NW
Airdrie, AB, T4B 0P7
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