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Respite Well

Program Description

  • Description. A San Diego County voucher pilot program providing respite for caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD).
  • Costs. The voucher is intended as a subsidy with the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, Aging & Independence Services contributing 50% to respite expenses. The remaining cost to voucher recipients in 2019 is as follows:
    • Home Care, per hour: $13.50
    • Adult Day Program, per full day: $54.00
    • Assisted Living, per night: $123.50
  • Qualification.  To qualify, a patient must have some type of ADRD (where most cognitive impairment qualifies) and the primary caregiver must demonstrate some level of stress related to the situation.
  • Benefits. After a screening by Coast Care Partners, recipients will receive one service under one of the following levels:
    • Silver and Gold programs: limited weekly respite care
    • Crisis:
      • Home Care: up to 720 hours
      • Assisted Living: Up to 14 consecutive days

Other conditions apply.

To apply, call (888) 667-9237