Respite care

Primary caregivers – for anyone from children with special needs to senior citizens – sometimes need short-term relief. Respite care can be provided in the home, a healthcare facility, or a facility specifically for this type of care. It can last for a few hours, several days, or even a few weeks. View the resources below to find respite care throughout Stark County, Ohio, that can help you and your loved ones.

Respite care in Stark County

Allay Senior Care of Meyers Lake

Respite care for those with Alzheimer’s and dementia. A stay can last one night, one week or a month.
3328 13th St. NW
Canton, OH 44708
Phone: (330) 454-6914
Fax: (330) 454-7986

Cambridge Caretenders of Canton

Cambridge offers care and support for a variety of patients in their own home.
4140 Holiday NW
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: (330) 754-1565
Fax: (330) 754-1566
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Caring Senior Service of Canton

Caring Senior Service provides personal care, meal preparation, housekeeping, and more.
4338 Whipple NW
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: (330) 302-1207

Comfort Keepers of Canton

Comfort Keepers provides in-home respite care for senior, sick, or disabled family members.
4111 Bradley Circle NW #150
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: (330) 244-9071


Formerly Foundations Promoting recovery through peer support, education, advocacy and networking. Peer ran Respite Unit is based on short-term, in-house stay for those struggling with mental health and addiction recovery issues. Free(no insurance necessary or accepted) Also offers classes in person or via zoom with a possible $45.00 Walmart card stipend for attending 20 classes. Additional locations: 227 Third St. SE, Suite: Make-A-Way Massillon, OH 44648 Satellite Location for Education & Recovery Massillon
116 Cleveland Avenue NW
Suite 200
Canton, OH 44702
Phone: (330) 454-2888
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Hattie Larlham Constant Companions – North Canton

This day program for adults with disabilities offers social, educational, volunteer, and recreational activities.
1402 Boettler
Uniontown, OH 44685
Phone: (330) 899-9067

Home Helpers

Respite care is provided to seniors, working parents, new mothers, and individuals who require recuperative or continuing care. Their services and schedules can be customized to your needs.
3730 Whipple Ave. NW
Suite 400
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: (330) 892-9329

Home Instead Senior Care

805 N. Main St. Rear
North Canton, OH 44720
Phone: (330) 362-8941
Hours: Open 24 hours

The Inn at Belden Village

Their nursing staff provides short-term, around-the-clock care at their facilities.
3927 38th St. NW
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: (330) 493-0096

Interim HealthCare – North Canton

Interim HealthCare provides in-home services for those recovering from a hospital stay or for those who need support with daily tasks.
1001 South Main St.
North Canton, OH 44720
Phone: (330) 498-0081

Divine Hall of Fame Rehabilitation & Nursing Center

Short-term respite stays at Divine Hall of Fame Rehabilitation & Nursing Center include any necessary medical treatments, along with opportunities to socialize and participate in activities.
2714 13th Street NW
Canton, OH 44708
Phone: (330) 456-2842

Maxim Healthcare Canton

4100 Holiday Ave. NW
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: (330) 493-6001
Fax: (866) 492-6610

Pathway Caring for Children

Pathway is a private agency working with 14 Northeast Ohio Counties. A patient and loving home can make a world of a difference for a child coming from a troubled background. We walk you through every step of your foster care or foster-to-adopt journey. Being a foster parent takes resilience, creativity, flexibility, humor, and love. There is so much room for healing. YOU will be that soft landing spot as children begin to pick up the broken pieces of their lives.
  • On site Training
  • 24/7 Support
  • Community Building
  • Mental Health Wraparound Services
Helping children and families realize the possibilities of their lives through foster care, adoption, and mental health.
  • Transitional Age Services
  • Individual or group therapy
  • Support groups
  • Case management
4895 Dressler Rd. NW
Suite A
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: (330) 493-0083

The Pines Healthcare Center

This skilled nursing facility offers short-term rehabilitation, subacute, long-term care, and programming for seniors.
3015 17th St. NW
Canton, OH 44708
Phone: (330) 454-6508
Fax: (877) 403-4580

Quality of Life Health Care Service, LLC

Quality of Life Health Care Service, LLC provides care services for those with developmental disabilities in Stark, Summit, and Portage counties.
2019 NE Maple Ave.
Canton, OH 44714
Phone: (234) 207-5944

SarahCare of Belden Village

6199 Frank Ave. NW
North Canton, OH 44720
Phone: (330) 244-2599
Fax: (330) 244-9593

Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities

A Major Unusual Incident (MUI) is an event that negatively impacts the health, safety or wellbeing of an individual with developmental disabilities. If you or someone you know is experiencing a major unusual incident, call the 24-hour hotline to report the event. MUI Hotline: 330-477-4477 The Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities exists to connect individuals and families with the services they need for health, safety, education and a high quality of life.
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  • Early Intervention
  • Preschool
  • Health Services
  • Transportation
  • Family Support
  • Medicaid Waivers
2950 Whipple Ave. NW
Canton, OH 44708
Phone: (330) 477-5200
Intake: (330) 479-3582

Visiting Angels

Respite care is available to support elderly and disabled adults and their caregivers. This includes temporary care, part-time care, and support care.
4905 Hills & Dales Rd. NW
Canton, OH 44708
Phone: (330) 497-5995

Windsor Medical Center

The Windsor offers respite care as Adult Day Services or Adult Day Care Centers.
1454 East Maple St. NW
North Canton, OH 44720
Phone: (330) 499-8300