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Respite Care

A Consumer's Guide for Family Caregivers

Learn about the different types of respite programs, how to choose a provider and how to get help paying for respite.

Review Date: January 16, 2013

ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center

Adult Day Care Centers: Finding the Best Center for Your Needs

This fact sheet describes the services provided by adult day care programs,the benefits to participants, and the costs and financial assistance available for services.

Review Date: January 15, 2013

Helpguide

Adult Day Centers: Alzheimer's Association- (PDF)

The Alzheimer's Association describes the range of services offered by adult day care programs, and offers helpful tips for selecting a center that can provide the best setting for your loved one with dementia.

Review Date: January 15, 2013

Alzheimer's Association

ARCH National Respite Locator

The National Respite Locator Service helps parents, caregivers, and professionals find respite services in their state and local areas to match their specific needs.

Review Date: July 14, 2014

ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center

Community Care Options

This fact sheet explains the unique aspects of social day care, adult day health care, and other programs designed to provide recreation, therapy, and social support for disabled and impaired adults, as well as a break for family caregivers.

Review Date: May 28, 2014

Family Caregiver Alliance

Locate an Adult Day Center

Find adult day care programs throughout the United States by city, state or zip code.

Review Date: January 15, 2013

National Adult Day Services Association