Q. What is it?
Residential respite care is short term, overnight care that is provided usually in a residential facility.
This type of care can be helpful where the person and carer require a short break.
For example, the carer has other needs to attend to or needs to take a break from their caring role.
Respite care can be provided for 63 days with extensions available.
A booking fee is usually required as well as the basic daily fee.