We use cookies to give you the best possible experience of our website. Some of the cookies we use identify your browsing habits and enable us to show you other content and products relevant to your interests. If you continue, we'll assume you're happy for your web browser to receive all cookies from our website. See our privacy policy for more information on cookies and how to manage them. Close
We use cookies to give you the best possible experience of our website. Some of the cookies we use identify your browsing habits and enable us to show you other content and products relevant to your interests. If you continue, we'll assume you're happy for your web browser to receive all cookies from our website. See our privacy policy for more information on cookies and how to manage them. Close

Respite Care

Respite care can help you to get back on your feet after you’ve had a spell in hospital or you’re recovering from an illness.

Sometimes taking a break from the usual routine can make a huge difference, both for carers and for those who are being cared for.

For carers, it’s important to know that your loved one is in a safe, comfortable, homely environment.

For the cared-for, a respite break provides the chance to ease that feeling of “being a burden” and to get away from the stresses of everyday life. Many people look on it as a kind of holiday.

For both carers and the cared-for, respite care also offers the opportunity to "try out" life in a care home before deciding on a more permanent move.

Whatever your reason for wanting a respite break at Gracewell Healthcare, you’ll receive the same personalised attention and care as if you were a full time resident.

Call your local Gracewell or contact us online to find out more.