When it comes to respite care, we are faced with many different options that it might be hard for us to choose which one is the best. But, what really is respite care? Many people wonder about the difference of elderly care with respite care. The difference actually is with the people who gives care to our elderly ones. With caregiving, there are really nurses who attend to the needs of our elderly ones while for respite care, the family members of that elderly might attend temporarily while the caregiver might attend to some personal responsibilities. This gives both parties an opportunity to attend to their real responsibilities. The caregiver might want to go home to their families while having a short vacation. While to the respite care, it gives the immediate family a good chance to show their elderly their care and their love for him. This might give them an opportunity to have moments together and bring back the true meaning of family. It might last only for a few hours at least and may last for longer times like weeks but the time spent will never be replaced. The elderly one will never forget the time you have spent with him and the effort to take care of him personally.