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Residential Care

Respite Care:

Elderly & Adults

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Choosing the Right Facility

Choosing between an RCFE and an ARF depends on the individual's age, level of independence, and specific care needs. For elderly individuals who primarily need assistance with daily living activities and want to live in a community setting with peers, an RCFE might be the best option. For adults under 60 who require support due to physical, mental, or developmental disabilities, an ARF could provide the necessary environment for care and growth.

In both cases, it's important to visit potential facilities, ask questions about the level of care and services provided, and assess whether the environment feels welcoming and safe for you or your loved one.

Residential Care

Respite Care
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Respite care in California

Respite care in California is a critical service designed to provide temporary relief to family members and other caregivers who are responsible for the ongoing support of individuals with disabilities, chronic illnesses, or the elderly. This form of care is essential for maintaining the overall health and well-being of both caregivers and those they support, ensuring that caregivers can take necessary breaks to rest, handle personal matters, or simply recharge.

 
Overview of Respite Care Services in California

California offers various respite care services through state-funded programs, private organizations, and community-based resources. These services are designed to be flexible, accommodating the diverse needs of families and individuals requiring support. Respite care can be provided in the home, at specialized facilities, or through community programs, and can range from a few hours to several weeks.

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The motto "THINK. FEEL. GROW." beautifully captures the essence of what Best Intentions Behavioral Therapy aims to achieve – helping individuals to reflect on their thoughts, understand and manage their emotions, and embrace growth and change.

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