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Programs & Services


Respite Care

Respite care provides a scheduled break for caregivers from caring for the chronically or terminally ill person living at home.

3 types of respite services that may be provided:

  • In-home Respite care: up to 6 hours a week, based on home care assessment
  • Adult day support program: up to 2 days a week for 6 hours a day, based on home care assessment
  • Overnight stay in a care facility: up to 4 weeks per year, based on home care assessment

Contact Details

Didsbury District Health Services

Address
1210 20 Avenue
Didsbury, Alberta
T0M 0W0
Telephone
403-943-1722 (Coordinator for Respite Services)
Accessibility

This facility is wheelchair accessible and has an elevator on site.

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
HCAs, LPNs, therapy assistants
Eligibility

Must be a home care client.

Service Access

Contact the Coordinator for Respite Services, Integrated Home Care, Calgary Zone at 403-943-1722.


Fees

Please contact specific location for information.

May apply for hardship funding.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations