FAQ Category: Respite

What is Overnight Care?

Accessing overnight care via social services can be very challenging as the need for support has to be substantial and through the night. The provision of overnight care is based up on need and you…

What is a Sitting Service?

If you are a Denbighshire resident the local authority offer a sitting service, this service offers carers up to 3 hours per week respite. To access this service you would need to have a what…

What is Bridging The Gap Respite?

Bridging the Gap is designed to support carers; providing a flexible break to suit their needs. It can also be used to ‘try out’ care services as a stepping stone to having care within the…

What is Respite?

Planned respite care or emergency temporary care can be provided to carers of a child or adult. Respite programs provide planned short-term and time-limited breaks for families and other unpaid carers. Respite also provides a…

Respite For When I’m Ill / Need To Attend a Medical Appointment

The BCUHB and Carers Trust North Wales are working in partnership to provide short term respite for carers who have a short term health need enabling them to maintain their caring role. The service is…