Caregiver Support & Respite

Birch Bay Village Caregiver SupportBirch Bay Village is happy to share the joys and burdens of caring for your loved one.

We can provide support to caregivers in the following ways:

  • Overnight Respite Program
  • Day Respite– Adult Day Program
  • Caregiver Support Groups
  • Birch Bay Village Lifeline provides medical alert service

How Additional Support Can Help

Sharing in the care for your loved one may help the caregiver & their family experience:

  • Improved quality of life
  • Increased social activities
  • Decrease caregiver burnout

Overnight Respite

Birch Bay Retirement Village provides overnight respite services to seniors and their families needing 24/7 care. We have found that a timely respite experience can enhance the quality of life for the senior and their caregiver.

We provides a furnished suite with a private bathroom, three nutritious meals & hearty snacks each day, housekeeping & laundry services, medication administration & personal care assistance.

Our staff provides high quality, individualized & uninterrupted care.

Our professional care team includes: Board Certified Music Therapist, Qualified Activities Coordinator, Personal Support Specialists, Registered Nurses, Certified Residential Medication Aides, Residential Care Coordinator

Birch Bay offers overnight respite at a rate of $250.00 per day. Call for more information. 288-8014.

Don & Beth Straus Adult Day Program

The Don & Beth Straus Adult Day Program at Birch Bay Village provides socialization and support services for seniors and their family members in Hancock County. Members are encouraged to participate in a variety of programming based on individual needs and interests.

  • Group & individual music therapy
  • Gardening
  • Mind joggers
  • Cooking and baking
  • Intergenerational music groups
  • Exercise & dancing
  • Volunteer entertainment
  • Walks & outings

My caregiving journey is challenging– but I do not journey alone. I count on the respite services for my wife at Birch Bay when I need a break.


Learn more about Birch Bay Retirement Village

For more information or to arrange a tour, call 207-288-8014 or complete our contact form