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Respite Scholarships

Rebecca and Gary Sakwa Day Program

Robert and RoseAnn Comstock Day Program

 

Respite Care

Respite provides relief to people who are caring for individuals with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia. Time away from caregiving responsibilities is essential to the caregiver's well-being.  Respite care helps to reduce caregiver stress and assists with keeping individuals living with Alzheimer's disease at home for as long as possible.
 

Respite Scholarships

Currently, we have respite care scholarships available for residents of the following areas/counties:
  • Midland
  • Gladwin

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  • Lapeer
  • Macomb
  • Oakland

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  • Kent County

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The Greater Michigan Chapter Day Programs:


Robert and RoseAnn Comstock Day Program
66 Lothrop Road | Detroit
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Rebecca and Gary Sakwa Day Program
25200 Telegraph Road | Southfield
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.     Activities include: Art therapy Exercise memory Enhancing Games Music Social Events and More!

The benefits of attending a day program for the person with memory loss and their caregiver include:
• A decrease in the level of stress experienced by the caregiver;
• Increased socialization for the person with dementia;
• Increased appetite;
• Better sleep habits;
• A positive mood. 

Call 800 272 3900 for more information.

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