Alzheimer's Support Network

Respite and Placement


For our purposes here, Respite is a short term stay at a facility. Placement is a long term stay. For each, the issues that drive a caregivers to need these services and the benefits they provide are nearly the same.  


Respite care needed to avoid caregiver burnout
  by Carol Bradley Bursack [Inforum]



Convincing a Loved One to Go to a Nursing Home   by Marie Marley [Today's Caregiver]

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