Community Partners - Two Harbors
Respite - Living at Home Block Nurse
417 South Ave, Two Harbors, MN, 55616-1648
Distance: 475 Miles
Respite provides care on a short-term basis for a person who cannot take care of themselves, and who is usually taken care of by an unpaid family member or friend. The program is designed to provide temporary coverage for the unpaid caregiver during an absence or need for relief.
Respite care and caregiver support and education for people caring for their loved one.
Respite Care allows caregivers the opportunity to take a break, go to church, attend to shopping needs, or visit with friends, all the time knowing that their loved elder is being cared for.
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- Private pay
- Title III
Caregivers provide regular care that enables a frail or disabled person to live at home despite illness or disability
Up to 4 hours per day with a volunteer, as often as volunteers are available
Payable to provider. The exact fee is decided upon by the family and the provider. Title III funding for Two Harbors and surrounding areas.
9:00am - 3:30pm, Monday - Friday
People 60+ and their caregivers who reside in the City of Two Harbors and the north shore area from Knife River up to the Gooseberry River and 5 miles inland
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Activities for Seniors - Living at Home Block Nurse
- Caregiver Consultant - Living at Home Block Nurse
- Community Resource Guide
- Companionship - Living at Home Block Nurse
- Errand Running and Shopping - Living at Home Block Nurse
- Family Caregiver Training and Education
- Healthy Aging Classes
- Support Group - Caregivers and Memory Loss (Memory Cafe) - Living at Home Block Nurse
- Transportation - Living at Home Block Nurse
- Transportation (Waiver)
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PH-7000Respite Care Definition
Programs that provide a brief period of relief or rest for family members, guardians or other people who are regular caregivers for dependent adults or children by offering temporary or intermittent care in the home or in community settings/facilities.
PH-7000.3300-040Adult In Home Respite Care Definition
Programs that provide a brief period of rest or relief for family members, guardians or others who are regular caregivers for dependent adults by offering temporary or intermittent care for the adult in their own home.
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