New River Valley Agency on Aging

Serving Seniors from the Blue Ridge to the Alleghany Mountains

Respite Care

Respite Care services are available for caregivers who provide 24 hour care to persons 60 years of age or older or persons who have Alzheimer’s Disease or related disorders.

Respite care may be provided in the home or in the community through Adult Day Services.

Hours of care are based on level of need and agency funding, at a maximum of 35 hours per month.

Eligibility Criteria :
60 years of age and older

Cost of Service :
Persons having income over the poverty level pay on sliding scale fee after deductions are given for medical expenses.

Service Area :
Floyd, Giles, Montgomery, and Pulaski Counties; Radford City; and the Towns of Blacksburg, Christiansburg, and Pulaski

Contact Information :
(540) 980-7720 or
(866) 260-4417 (Floyd &Giles)

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