Respite care is a situation whereby an alternative caregiver is required to fill in for the regular caregiver who is usually either a professional caregiver or a family member.
If your regular caregiver is not able to perform their usual duties for one reason or another, we will send a professional caregiver to provide respite care for the days or even the few hours your regular caregiver will be away. We offer these services at your loved one’s home, retirement communities and homes. We also tailor our services to cover trips and appointments.
Research indicates that providing long-term care to the elderly or sick can be stressful to the caregiver: this has also been linked to mental and physical health challenges. Hence, the need for respite care, which gives a caregiver a much needed and deserved break. Taking a break provides the caregiver time to tend to their own well being and it also reduces stress. Our caregivers can come in to provide respite care for short periods of times when the caregiver is unavailable.
Trusting a stranger even when they are well trained to take care of the person you love can be hard. This is the reason why Mavencare has an innovative home monitoring app which allows you to check on your loved one’s progress from anywhere. This app gives you peace of mind knowing that your loved one is being looked after well, through the use of photo updates and location check-ins. This application also allows you to manage the care your loved one is receiving from wherever you are by setting task lists, and you can also pay your account balance via the app. Our respite care services include:
Every family has its unique needs and requirements when it comes to respite care for their loved ones. That is why Mavencare services are geared toward fulfilling these needs by offering a variety of personalized services including, transportation, companionship, personal care and medical supervision.
We will evaluate your needs, and then use our matching technology to match your loved one with the right caregiver for him/her. We have a diverse roster of caregivers to ensure that you find your right match.
Our innovative home monitoring app ensures that you stay updated on the progress and care your loved one is receiving. It is free and included in all care plans. This way, you are always in touch with your loved whether you are taking a break to catch up with a friend in Queens or going on a vacation.
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