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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 well-being of caregivers. Respite care helps to reduce stress and improve the quality of care provided by caregivers.

Respite Scholarships are available for residents in the following areas/counties:

Central Michigan

  • Midland
  • Gladwin

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Southeast Michigan

A scholarship is available for resident in these counties:

 Lapeer  Huron
 Macomb  Oakland
 Oakland  St.  Clair
 St. Clair  Sanilac
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West Michigan

  • 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 6:00 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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