2-1-1 Big Bend, Inc., Tallahassee, FL

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Full Resource Name:

Alzheimer's Project, Big Bend Respite Care

301 E Tharpe St
Tallahassee, FL 32303

(850) 386-2778



*Respite offered on a weekly basis on-site; caregivers may take time to go grocery shopping, get a haircut, or take a much needed nap
*Respite uses socialization and group activities to keep the clients active and socially engaged throughout the day; activities include: arts and crafts, music therapy, pet therapy, chair yoga, and games
*Clients must be assessed before attending; call (850) 386-2778 to schedule an initial assessment
*Day respite care 9am-3pm at each location:
*Thomas Memorial Baptist Church, 1001 W Washington St, Quincy, 32351, every Thursday
*Lake Ellen Baptist Church, Medart, 4495 Crawfordville Hwy, Crawfordville, 32327, every Monday
*Killearn UM Church, 2800 Shamrock St S, 32309, every Monday
*Good Shepherd Church Catholic Church, 4665 Thomasville Rd, 32309, every Tuesday, English and Spanish Speaking
*Temple Israel, 2215 Mahan Dr, 32308, every Wednesday
*Bethel AME Church, 501 W Orange Ave, 32310, every Thursday
*St Paul's UM Church, 1700 N Meridian Rd, 32303, every Friday
*United Pentecostal Church, 309 6th St, Port St Joe, 32327, every 2nd and 4th Tuesday
*Registration required for all Tallahassee day respite programs

Primary Services:

  • Respite Care  [Show Definition Details]


8am-5pm, Office; Call for registration for clients at respite care sites (Leon County after Noon); and for support group meeting times or check website (services calendar)

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