WHAT IS RESPITE CARE?

Respite Care

Respite programs provide planned short-term and time-limited breaks for families and other caregivers. Respite also provides a positive experience for the person receiving care. The term "short break" is used in some countries to describe respite care.

Francois Bend provides temporary residence for up to 6 months for:

  • Anyone not ready to return home after hospitalization or rehabilitation.
  • Anyone being cared for by family member(s) who need a vacation.
  • Anyone considering assisted living but wants to “try it” before making a commitment.

Why Francois Bend?

  • 24/7 Evaluation, intake, and free transportation
  • 24/7 Nursing staff
  • In-house strength training programs
  • In-house medication administration
  • 3 Nutritious meals a day
  • Transportation to appointments
  • Personalized plan of care
  • Daily activities
  • Housekeeping and laundry
  • Louisiana-owned and operated

How do I become a resident?