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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

High River General Hospital

560 9 Avenue SW
High River, Alberta
T1V 1B3
403-943-1722 (Coordinator for Respite Services)

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

Hours of Operation
24 hour service
Service Providers May Include
HCAs, LPNs, therapy assistants

Must be a home care client.

Service Access

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


Please contact specific location for information.

May apply for hardship funding.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations