Respite Care Services in Pueblo
Because Your Quality of Life Matters Too
Respite care services are important while taking care of a chronically ill family member, a loved one with disabilities, or an elderly family member. While even though you are committed to the full-time care of your loved one, it is important to take care of your own needs as well to maintain your health, relationships, energy, and lifestyle. Being a devoted caregiver says a lot about who you are, and that you are willing to go above and beyond to keep your family member safe, warm, and healthy at home.
Our elderly respite care program, for the community of Pueblo and surrounding cities, gives you, the caregiver, a chance to rejuvenate, relax, and take care of your personal needs, benefiting your quality of life, in addition to the care you provide for your family member. At FirstLight Home Care of Pueblo it is important for us to be supportive to both the caregiver and your loved one as a whole so that, happiness and fulfillment are not compromised by resentment of the daily caregiver duties.
What Is Respite Care?
It is essential to take time off from primary caregiver duties to focus on yourself. As you take care of your needs, our compassionate professional elderly care providers will provide your loved with the tender and quality care for the adult in your house needing assistance. Our respite care services are available those in the Pueblo, Colorado area, and provides care at your home or at any setting for a few hours, a full day, overnight or longer term if needed. While our specialty lies in providing elderly care, our services are open to any adult in need of home care.
FirstLight Pueblo Respite Care Services
- Elderly Care
- 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
As a full-time caregiver, it is easy to forget to do the things you love, bring you joy, and fulfillment. By taking the time out to appreciate your friends, family, your interests, hobbies, and your career you lessen the effects of stress, health problems, and exhaustion. Taking time for yourself is an unselfish act that you should not feel guilty about.
Taking the necessary intermission for yourself will help you break the daily routine and allow you to re-energize, refresh, and relax. By doing so regularly, you will be more available to your loved one requiring the daily care and you will be more available to yourself, as well as others that need your attention and time. Adding FirstLight’s Pueblo elderly respite care to your weekly routine will be the best thing you will do for you and your loved one in the short and long-term.
Contact us today to see how we can help. Centrally located in Pueblo, our elderly respite care services are available to Pueblo and the surrounding areas.