Respite Care

Harrier Grange Care Home greets you with open arms, no matter what you’ve been through recently. Harrier Grange takes pleasure in making our residents feel at ease, and we want those who are just visiting us for a short period of time to feel the same way.

There’s no better place than to rest up and be taken care of at Harrier Grange. We’re confident that after a brief stay with us, you’ll be back to your usual amazing self in no time. Staying with us for a short while offers you enough time to fully recover, whether you’ve fallen or suffered a more serious injury. It also allows family members and potential caretakers to enjoy some alone time without worrying about providing care for their loved one.

What is Respite Care?

Respite care is short-term care service provided to those who have recently had a fall or illness and needs somewhere to stay whilst they get back on their feet. Respite care is also suitable for individuals who are full-time caregivers to a member of their family and need some time to recuperate. Harrier Grange Care Home will provide the highest-quality respite care to each and every one of our guests until they feel more like themselves again. No matter how long you stay with us, everyone becomes a part of the Harrier Grange family.

Our Approach to Respite Care

We recognise that everyone needs a break from time to time. People who require short-term care, whether for a few weeks or longer, will benefit greatly from our respite care package. This can come in handy around the holidays, or to help with recovery from an operation or sickness for everyone involved. Respite care can be tailored to fit your schedule and current care plan, with attention given to each individual need. We are committed at Harrier Grange Care Home to ensuring that each and every one of our residents get the best possible care they require and deserve.

Respite Care at Harrier Grange Care Home

At Harrier Grange Care Home, we are delighted to be able to provide the highest level of care to all of our residents. We collaborate with each resident and their family to develop a personalised care plan that is suited to their needs and lifestyle, providing as much or as little assistance as they desire. We understand that each person who stays with us is unique, therefore we take great satisfaction in being able to provide a care plan that solely caters to their needs.

Is Respite Care Suitable For You?

Caring for an elderly, sick, or disabled relative is a challenging duty that no one can undertake on their own. It can be difficult accepting a respite care service if you are a carer, however respite care is designed to provide the much-needed relief you’ve been wishing for. Our highly qualified team at Harrier Grange can assist current and future residents, as well as their family and friends, in determining the best course of action.

How We Provide Exceptional Care

You’ll be informed everything you need to know about Harrier Grange Care Home after an initial evaluation of your overall health has been undertaken by one of our senior staff members. Understanding your wants and requirements as soon as possible will help us provide you with the finest, individualised treatment possible so that you can make the most of every day you stay with us.

What Our Respite Care Includes

All of our residents who live with us at Harrier Grange Care Home, whether for a few days or months at a time, have complete access to a wide range of extra services that they are more than welcome to use.

GP Appointments

Regular GP appointments can be scheduled for our residents, they can choose to go with a team member or prefer to go on their own. We can also provide the transport.

Visits to a Chiropodist

Harrier Grange Care Home invites a highly qualified chiropodist to the home every few weeks so that any of our residents who may have problems with their feet can be examined and treated.


If you’re having eye-related issues, we can put you in touch with a local optician who can examine you, either off-site or at your home. Please note that glass prescriptions come at an additional cost.

Making More of Every Day

It’s essential that our residents keep pursuing their passions and interests, and that they spend each day doing what they enjoy. At Harrier Grange Care Home, family and loved ones are welcome at any time, and we have an open-door policy for visitors, so our residents and their families can continue to spend much needed time together. Just because you’ve moved into Harrier Grange Care Home doesn’t mean you have to change the way you live your life.

How To Get In Touch

It’s easy to get in touch with us at Harrier Grange Care Home. You can either call us on 01264 252 555 or email us at and a helpful team member will help with your enquiry. You can also fill out our Enquiry Form and we will be in touch as soon as possible.