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Recover And Recharge
With Respite Care

Taking time to care for the caregivers can make all the difference.

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Respite Care in Urbandale, Iowa | Edencrest at Timberline

We’re Here For You and your family

As the primary caregiver for a beloved senior, in addition to family and career responsibilities, it can feel like you’re running a race with no end.

Our Urbandale Respite Care services will keep your loved one safe while offering therapeutic and engaging activities so they stay vibrant, active, and involved.

All while giving you a chance to catch up.

At Edencrest at Timberline we never lose sight of the unique and special individuals who make up our community, or the families behind those individuals.

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Edencrest

Right At home

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Your loved one’s day begins with a cheerful greeting as an Edencrest team member arrives to help with the morning routine. She opens the curtains and the sunlight comes streaming in. Looks like a great day for a stroll on our walking path, soaking up the sunshine.

Afternoons are perfect for relaxing in a comfy chair, chatting with friends or even enjoying a little snooze.

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Proven Caregiving Solutions…

…With A Personal Touch.

Keeping mind, body, and senses active with close and careful supervision, our respite care guests can live and enjoy each day to the fullest!

Edencrest takes the time to get to know your family and your loved one’s unique story–their past life accomplishments, present-day challenges, their hopes and dreams for the future.

Along with the support of daily living activities and reminders, we offer a suite of programs designed to help seniors maintain their cognitive function and physical capabilities, while having fun and staying socially involved. These include:

Programs

  • Color Therapy
  • Crafts Classes
  • Cognitive Games
  • Health and Fitness Classes
  • Music Therapy
  • Walk and Talks for Mobility and Social Engagement
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Friendly Faces

A reassuring touch on the arm, a warm and welcoming smile, the soothing sound of a familiar voice—social involvement has been shown to improve quality of life for seniors with cognitive impairment by reducing anxiety and giving structure to their day.

Edencrest’s daily schedule of group activities and programs brings people together in a stimulating and sociable environment. One-on-one interactions with our devoted, compassionate Memory Care staff are sure to brighten your loved one’s day as well.

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Meals So Good…

…You Won’t Want To Leave.

Conversation and laughter flow freely as your server approaches with a tray of mouthwatering dishes. A savory aroma wafts by as you pick up your fork to dig in with gusto! Dining at Edencrest will be a highlight of your stay–and we’d love to welcome you back to our table again someday.

Keeping You Safe

Our community’s safety is the highest priority at Edencrest. All of our living spaces feature grab bars and other safety supports. Trained staff members are onsite 24 hours a day. We monitor entrances and exits.

Stop By And See Us

We’d love to meet you! Visit us and experience our cozy community. Share a meal, and your story. A warm welcome always awaits you at Edencrest at Timberline!

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Care In The Community


In addition to our onsite caregiving staff, Respite Care community guests can access the many healthcare facilities in the area, including UnityPoint Health- Methodist West Hospital. Urbandale and the surrounding Des Moines area are also home to numerous dental and medical specialists that provide patient-focused care.

Your loved one is sure to receive the care they need at Edencrest at Timberline and in the community beyond.