In-Home Respite

 In-Home Respite

We have such great admiration for those who provide ongoing care for the elders in their family. But even these compassionate individuals need a break to tend to other matters in their lives or to get much needed rest.


Eligible families and caregivers can receive the support of our respite care services to assist an elder person and allow the caregiver some time away.

Who receives in home respite services?

Qualified caregiver: 

  • Must be pre-qualified using the National Family Caregiver Support Program Intake Form provided by the Governor's Office of Elderly Affairs.

Services can consist of:    

  • Routine respite care
  • Routine personal care
  • Light housework

Priority will be given to caregivers caring for elderly clients with the highest score derived by the Governor's Office of Elderly Affairs Comprehensive Assessment Form.

For more information, please call 
(985) 868-7596.

For more information on this service, the brochure is available here.

National Family Caregiver Program Brochure National Family Caregiver Program Brochure


TCOA Summary of Services Brochure TCOA Summary of Services Brochure


Did you know?

The service not only helps give the qualified caregiver a well-deserved break, it helps seniors stay in their own homes where they are most comfortable and out of nursing homes and hospitals. TCOA provided services to 48 unduplicated clients for a total of 2,316 units of service in FY14.

 

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