Respite Care

Respite Care

We offer respite care. The services provided for those staying with us for a shorter time are exactly the same as for those on a longer term placement. You will have an assessment and care plan agreed with you to ensure that your stay is the best possible.

There is no maximum or minimum length of stay for respite, although it does depend on the availability of a suitable room.

Respite fees vary depending on the length of stay and are shown below for 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2017


  • Less than 1 week            £130 per night
  • 1 week                           £850 per week



  • Less than 1 week            £120 per night
  • 1 week                           £735 per week


Respite Terms and Conditions


  • All discharges must be before 12 mid-day or a further night will be charged.
  • Any admission is subject to a satisfactory assessment which will be carried out by the Matron or her deputy.
  • A non-refundable deposit of £200 per week will be required at the time of booking.
  • The weekly fee includes 24 hour professional care, accommodation, linen, full board and laundry (not dry cleaning). Extras such as newspapers and hairdressing are available on request and will be charged separately via our accounts department.
  • All items of clothing must be named to ensure that they can be returned to you from the laundry. We cannot accept responsibility for unnamed clothing.
  • At least 7 days supply of medication and any continence products must be brought with you.
  • Fees are reviewed on 1st April each year.