Provides time off from caregiving duties while someone else cares for your family or friend.

Parking and Transportation

Large lighted parking lot. HandyDART and taxi transportation are readily available.

Hours of operation

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


You can access this service through your Home Health care provider. Learn more about accessing this service.

To receive Home Health services you must:

  • Be a resident of British Columbia
  • Be a Canadian citizen or have permanent resident status (Landed immigrant or on a Minister’s permit approved by the Ministry of Health Services)


Respite services costs are based on an annual set rate. Learn about the current rate through your Home Health care provider.