Respite Care in York & Selby: A Lifeline for Carers and Families

Caremark York & Selby are proud to offer expert respite care services, providing a much-needed break for carers in the York & Selby area. Our short term respite care ensures loved ones receive the highest standard of care whilst their primary carer takes some time for themselves.

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Providing Essential In-Home Respite Care in York & Selby

At Caremark York & Selby, we understand that caring for a loved one can be both rewarding and demanding. To maintain a balance, it’s crucial to take some time for personal rest and rejuvenation, which is where our in-home respite care comes into play.

Our team is composed of experienced and extensively trained Care Assistants who step in seamlessly to provide the care your loved one needs. While you’re away, we ensure that their routines are maintained, their needs are met, and their comfort is prioritised. This allows you to return to your role as a carer feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

Reliable Respite Care for Older People in York & Selby

When it comes to providing respite care for older individuals, our focus is not just on physical wellbeing, but also on emotional health and companionship. Our team takes the time to build a rapport with those they are caring for, encouraging engagement and fostering a sense of comfort and familiarity.

From assistance with daily tasks to just having a chat over a cup of tea, our team delivers a comprehensive service that ensures the older individuals under our care feel valued, respected, and well looked after.

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Providing Emergency Respite Care in York & Selby

Sometimes, unexpected situations arise that require immediate care for a loved one. Caremark York & Selby offers emergency respite care to support families during such instances. We have a dedicated team on standby, ready to step in at a moment’s notice, ensuring your loved one receives the care they need, and you get the support you deserve.


What is respite care and how can it help?

Respite care is a temporary care service that offers primary care assistants a break to rest and recharge. It’s crucial for maintaining the health and wellbeing of both the care assistant and the person receiving care. With respite care, care assistants can take time for their personal needs, confident that their loved ones are in safe hands.

How quickly can emergency respite care be provided?

Caremark York & Selby aims to provide emergency respite care as quickly as possible, based on the urgency of the situation and our resources. We have a dedicated team on standby to meet such needs and provide immediate relief to families.

How do you ensure the continuity of care during respite periods?

We ensure continuity by getting to know the routines, preferences, and needs of those we care for before stepping in. This enables us to maintain their usual routine and provide a seamless transition of care, ensuring their comfort and wellbeing are prioritised at all times.

Why choose Caremark?

You’ll be in safe hands – our services care for over 14,000 customers.

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Personalised care

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Cheery visits

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