Short-Stay Respite Rooms in Owatonna, MN with Birchwood Cottage!


Specialized Alzheimer and Dementia Care Southern MNBeing a caregiver for a loved one can be STRESSFUL AND demanding and; caregivers may need occasional time away/breaks. Whether it is a couple of days or a couple of weeks, a respite stay is the perfect solution.

The respite program has been specifically designed to allow staff to take over when family members are away so a loved one’s day-to-day needs can be met. Features of the respite program include the following:

  • Professional, trained staff, 24-hours a day
  • Private, well-appointed respite rooms
  • Friendly, home-like environment
  • Home-cooked meals
  • Resident care plan developed, based on physician and caregiver input