Short breaks and time out for carers

Short term residential (respite) for older adults

If you are not sure that a permanent move to a residential home is right for you, then a short term stay could help you decide if a home offers the support you need. It can also provide a break for you or your carer.

Short term residential (respite) care homes

Below is a list of respite homes in Thurrock for older adults, including those with dementia:

Extra care flat

A residential extra care flat in Grays at Piggs Corner provides planned short-term, time-limited respite care.  Care packages include:

  • a place to live
  • personal care

This is not for people with severe dementia.

To find out if you qualify for this service contact us below.

Thurrock First

: 01375 511 000

: thurrock.first@thurrock.gov.uk

Main opening hours are Monday to Friday, from 9am to 5pm.

Limited service on Monday to Friday from 7am to 9am and 5pm to 7pm, and on weekends and bank holidays from 7am to 7pm.

Read more about Thurrock First.