Respite Care for Veteran Caregivers

Respite care is temporary, short-term care provided to a Veteran so that an informal or family caregiver can be relieved from the day-to-day stress and strain of caring for a loved one. Caregivers of Veterans who are on demand 24/7 truly need time away and return to their caregiving tasks refreshed and rejuvenated. Every enrolled Veteran is eligible for respite services.
Watch this video to learn more about Respite Care options for Veteran caregivers.

For more information, visit:
http://va.gov/GERIATRICS/Guide/LongTe…
– VA Caregiver Support: http://www.caregiver.va.gov/

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