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Minneapolis VA Health Care System

Respite

1 Veterans Dr, Minneapolis, MN, 55417-2309

Distance: 989 Miles

(855) 260-3274

Website

http://www.caregiver.va.gov/support/support_services.asp

Service Details

Description

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.


Additional Information

Provides planned or emergency temporary care for a Veteran, which provides relief to the caregiver


The caregiver of a veteran is eligible to receive up to 30 days of respite care per year.


Services can be offered in the veteran's home or through temporary placement in a VA Community Living Center, Community Residential Care Facility or an Adult Day Health Care Center.


Features

  • Specialization
    • Veteran 

Eligibility

Service for caregivers of veterans


Business Hours

7:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

State of Minnesota


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (612) 725-2000
Crisis Line - Veterans (800) 273-8255
Toll Free (866) 414-5058

Last Update

2/24/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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