Making the most of respite care (Caring for someone with dementia no. 6)This document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Making the most of respite care (Caring for someone with dementia no. 6) (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: This Help Sheet discusses some of the ways that families and carers can make respite care a positive experience for themselves and for the person with dementia. It provides some practical suggestions for planning and using respite.
Organisation: Dementia Australia (former name: Alzheimer's Australia)
Publishing date: September 2016
Last reviewed: August 2018
Target audience: General
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