Give Yourself A Break With Northwest Arkansas Respite Care
Because Your Quality of Life Matters Too
Caring for our loved ones is an act of love. When you provide special care and attention to your family member with serious illness or condition, you do so because you love them. You give everything you can to make sure he/she leads the best life. This is an act of kindness that is rare in our world today.
However, caring for your loved one can be an uphill task that overshadows your personal needs. Neglecting yourself while you care for someone may lead to so many unwanted difficulties. When you ignore your own life to help take care of someone, over time you will begin to fill the burden that comes with it and the extra responsibility will begin to wear on you. This is likely to affect your relationship with the person you care for, leading to unwanted grudges and ill feelings towards him or her. This will also affect your loved one as he/she will begin to feel that he/she is a burden to you. You do not want to strain this beautiful relationship, your loved one cares for you too! This is why we offer respite care and in home care services to people throughout Bentonville, Rogers, and Springdale.
What Is Respite Care?
Respite care service is a special care plan designed by FirstLight to ease you off the burden of being a primary caregiver. This service provides you a break so that you can go take care of yourself. We take over your responsibilities and make sure your loved one receives quality care services while you go have some personal time. Our well-trained and passionate caregivers will make sure you have absolutely nothing to worry about. Our respite care and in home care plans available in Bentonville, Rogers, and Springdale include taking over from you for a couple of hours, overnight, the whole day, or even for the long-term depending on what you need. We are available for a one-time arrangement or a repeat contract. We provide full care services to seniors or any adult who needs help.
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 so many more!
Remember to Be Yourself
Caring for your loved one is just one aspect of your life, you need to take care of other aspects of your life that demands attention- your partner, kids, work, friends, and personal interests. Failure to attend to your other needs will surely lead you to trouble. Family care providers who ignore their personal lives are prone to high level of depression, stress, and even health challenges.
There is nothing wrong with taking some time for yourself, so you have no reason to feel bad. You need to take a break from that regular routine to refresh, relax, and tend to your own needs. This way you will not feel the burden that comes with caregiving and your relationship with your loved one will not be strained by stress. With FirstLight Respite Care Services, you can take a break and rediscover the “you” that you have been looking for, while we provide adequate care and attention to your loved one. To learn more about respite care and in home care services for your loved one in Bentonville, Rogers, and Springdale, reach out to our friendly team today!
Contact us today to see how we can help.