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Programs & Services

Respite Care

This service offers family or caregivers short-term relief.

This service gives caregivers a short period of rest or relief from their responsibilities. The service is provided in a respite bed in either the Continuing Care or attached to Acute Care areas of the facilities. 

Contact Details

Mayerthorpe Healthcare Centre

4417 45 Street
Mayerthorpe, Alberta
T0E 1N0
Getting There

South of 46 Avenue

Hours of Operation
24 hour service

Admission to respite is Monday to Friday. Contact Mayerthorpe Healthcare Centre to request respite admission.


Respite services provided at the facility are 24 hours.

Service Providers May Include
health care aides, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), registered nurses (RNs), OT/PTs, physicians

Site specific, contact site directly for admission processes. 

Referral Needed

Site specific, contact site directly for instruction on referral process. 

Service Access

Site specific; the respite bed can be booked through placement, home care or directly though the site. 


Site specific, contact site directly for information on cost. 

Seniors may submit receipts to Alberta Seniors Benefits.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
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