ST. AUGUSTA - The Quiet Oaks Hospice House has announced they are adding Respite Care to their services.

Respite Care is typically three to five days, and is provided for families in need of short term help in caring for a family member.

Quiet Oaks has been providing end-of-life hospice care in St. Augusta since 2008.

The home includes eight private resident rooms, guest bedrooms for family members, and a community kitchen.  It is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year by nurses who specialize in caring for end-of-life patients.