Respite Care in Eastern North Dakota
Let us help you care for your loved one
Caregiver burnout is real and can prevent you from providing the highest quality care for your loved one. You need to first care for yourself in order to properly care for someone else. Caregiving is highly rewarding but can also be stressful and difficult. It is okay to need a break, that is why Ethos is here to help.
What is respite care?
Respite care is short-term care provided to an individual in order to relieve a caregiver. It is highly beneficial for hospice patients and their loved ones so they can focus on spending time together and spend less time worrying about caregiving needs. Ethos Hospice has highly trained volunteers who are available to relieve family members while they care for their personal needs.
Signs you may need a break
There are many indicators you may be experiencing caregiver burnout. Some of these include:
- Trouble sleeping
- Depression and fatigue
- New or worsening health issues
- Urge to neglect caregiving duties
- Lack of interest in activities you once enjoyed
- Tendency to over or under eat
- Excessive smoking or drinking