Respite Care Services
Because Your Quality of Life Matters Too
The compassion you have for your loved ones is the most important part of their care. You patiently and selflessly watch over your loved ones. We can’t replace that. But what we can do is help you care for yourself and your loved ones. Providing care for another individual can have a serious effect on your emotional and physical health. With respite care from FirstLight Honolulu, you can take the time to look after yourself.
Being a family caregiver requires you to always put someone else first. Don’t allow your own needs to be jeopardized. This is bad for everyone and degrades your ability to care for your love one. Respite care means sharing those caregiving responsibilities to keep yourself healthy, productive, and refreshed.
What Is Respite Care?
The respite care program at FirstLight Honolulu means getting that personal time back. It’s a flexible in home care plan built to fit your situation. If you need help for a few hours a day, 24/7 support while you are away, or anything in between, our caregivers can take over your responsibilities. We know our care can never replace the vital care you give. But what we can do is ensure that your loved one has consistent quality of care while you are away.
Everybody needs time for themselves. Thanks to care from FirstLight Honolulu, you don’t have to lose that just because you are your loved one’s caregiver. We provide in home care so you can work, run errands, or take a vacation. Whatever your needs, with our care services, you can be certain your loved one is receiving the care they need.
FirstLight Respite Care Services
- Medication reminders
- Help with personal mobility
- Bathing and personal hygiene
- Dementia care
- Special diets and meal preparation
- Light housekeeping
- Other household chores
- And much more!
Remember to Be Yourself
Unfortunately, it’s easy to ignore your own needs when you’re responsible for caring for another individual. But you are more than just a caregiver. You need time to focus on your family, friends, career, and health. If you don’t take time to relax and recover, you risk compromising your relationship with the loved one you care for. Taking advantage of respite care services from FirstLight Honolulu will protect your own health and mental state.
Part of being a good caregiver is making sure your own needs are met. That’s why we provide in home care services that are customized to fit your schedule and needs. You’ll find that when you are happy and energized, your quality of care will improve, and your relationship will grow stronger. With respite care services from FirstLight Honolulu, you can take time for yourself , confident that your loved one is getting the care they need.
Contact us today to see how we can help.