Respite Care in Milwaukee


Caring for a loved one can be a difficult and draining process, especially for families and caregivers.

At Home Helpers® Home Care, our Milwaukee Caregivers are here for your loved one – and YOU. Our respite care services are designed to give caregivers short-term relief from their daily caregiving duties. Having a reliable service like ours will enable you to recharge and focus on yourself for a little while. We’ll also provide you with the peace of mind of knowing that your elderly relative, sick loved one, or loved one with special needs is in great hands.


Caring for elderly parents can be a challenging experience. It takes strong commitment and a lot of energy, both emotionally and physically. It can be a difficult transition, especially when the elderly parent is no longer able to care for themselves.

Respite care provides primary caregivers with the support they need to manage and care for elderly parents. It helps reduce stress levels and relieve caregiver burnout while ensuring that elderly parents are receiving high-quality care.



At Home Helpers Home Care of Greater Milwaukee, we understand that every individual and family has unique needs and preferences when it comes to respite care. That’s why we offer personalized respite care plans tailored to your specific situation.

Our team of professional caregivers will work closely with you to create a respite care plan that meets your loved one’s needs and provides you with the peace of mind and support you deserve. Whether you need a few hours of respite care each week or more extensive care on a regular basis, we are here to help.

Benefits of our personalized respite care plans include:

  • Flexible Scheduling: Respite care adapts to your busy lifestyle, offering caregivers the freedom to choose hours and frequencies that align seamlessly with their existing commitments.
  • Trained and Compassionate Caregivers: Respite care delivers professional and compassionate assistance with caregivers who are not only trained but also bring a wealth of experience to ensure the highest standard of support.
  • Comprehensive Assistance: Respite care covers personal care, medication management, and daily activities, providing individuals with continuity and quality of life during the respite period.
  • Engaging Companionship: Beyond physical assistance, respite care offers engaging companionship and fosters social interaction to enhance the emotional and mental well-being of those receiving care.
  • Regular Communication: A cornerstone of respite care, regular updates on your loved one’s well-being provide peace of mind and foster a transparent and collaborative relationship between caregivers and families.

With our personalized respite care plans, you can rest assured that your loved one is in capable hands while you take the time you need to recharge and care for yourself.

To learn more about our respite care services in Milwaukee, WI, call us at (262) 214-6941 or contact us online today to get started with a free, in-home assessment.


When it comes to the payment for respite care, it’s important to recognize that it can vary depending on the unique circumstances and available resources. To gain clarity and explore your options, we recommend reaching out to key resources in your area. Start by contacting your local government health services department, insurance provider, or nonprofit organizations specializing in caregiving or respite care. These knowledgeable entities can provide valuable insights into the available options and financial assistance programs tailored to your location. By seeking their guidance, you’ll gain specific information about payment sources and potential avenues for financial support.


  • Government Programs: Some respite care services may be covered by government programs such as Medicaid, Medicare, or other public assistance programs. Eligibility and coverage can vary based on specific criteria and regulations.
  • Private Health Insurance: Certain private health insurance plans may cover a portion of respite care expenses. Coverage and reimbursement policies can vary, so it is important to review your insurance plan to determine what is covered and any limitations or requirements.
  • Nonprofit Organizations: There are nonprofit organizations that offer financial assistance or grants to help cover the costs of respite care. These organizations may have specific eligibility criteria and application processes.
  • Community-Based Programs: Some communities have local programs or initiatives that provide funding or resources for respite care. These programs may be offered through community centers, religious organizations, or other local support networks.
  • Personal Funds: Individuals or families may choose to pay for respite care services out of their own pockets. This can be an option if other sources of funding are not available or if the individual prefers to maintain greater flexibility and control over the choice of respite care provider.
  • Combination of Sources: It is also possible to combine different payment sources to cover the costs of respite care. For example, a combination of government assistance, private insurance, and personal funds can be used to ensure comprehensive coverage


When the weight of caregiving becomes overwhelming, respite services can offer a much-needed reprieve. With a variety of specialized care options available, it’s essential to explore and discuss the best fit for your situation with your family member. Once you’ve identified a trusted provider, seize the opportunity to relax and recharge. Not only will you benefit from this break, but your loved one will also benefit, as you’ll return refreshed and equipped to provide the utmost care. Embrace the value of respite services and prioritize your well-being as a caregiver.


When you need respite care in Milwaukee, turn to Home Helpers Home Care of Greater Milwaukee for help. We’ve worked with countless families around and nearby that have relied on us for as little as a few hours, to as long as a month! Whatever you need, our certified respite care team is available to care for your loved one recovering from surgery, needing end-of-life care, or needing assistance with a disability.

Looking for Respite Care in Milwaukee? Dial (262) 214-6941 to request your care services from our team of Caregivers.

Steps to Care

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    INITIAL CALL - Once we’ve received your information, we will have a detailed call to gather more information on the care situation, answer any pressing concerns, and set up a time to meet in person.

  • 2.

    IN-HOME CARE ASSESSMENT - Here we will answer all your questions, and ask some of our own to craft a Cared-4℠ Customized Care Plan to your unique needs.

  • 3.

    START OF CARE - We will come with our Caregiver on the first day of care to go through the Care Plan together and help with introductions.

  • 4.

    CLIENT VISITS - Once we have begun care, we will pop in at times our Caregiver is there to see how things are going and determine if we need to adjust the Care Plan.

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