Sunnyside Respite Care

Respite care is for people who live at home with a family caregiver. It gives the family a break from their caregiving role.

About Respite Care

Sunnyside Home offers two respite care beds:

  • Both the Greenfield and Three Bridges sections of Sunnyside are for people who require help with activities of daily living (bathing, dressing, eating),
  • Both respite rooms are private rooms.
  • Respite care can be booked for 30 consecutive days, to a maximum of 90 days per year.
    • Rate: the charge for respite care is $37.77 per day.

Respite Care Provides

  • 24-hour nursing care.
  • professional staff, including a dietitian, social worker and chaplain.
  • Assistance from caring, dedicated volunteers.
  • Nutritious meals and snacks served in a social atmosphere.
  • Complimentary laundry services.
  • On-site banking service available.
  • A chapel and weekly church services.
  • Beauty and barber shop.
  • Gift and tuck shop.
  • Free parking for visitors.
  • Television and telephone can be arranged for a small daily charge.

Admission Information

To arrange a respite care admission, please contact the Community Care Access Centre at 519-748-2222 and ask for the Intake Department.

For a tour of the areas offering respite care at Sunnyside Seniors' Services by  calling the Admissions and Social Work Clerk at 519-893-8482 extension 6360.