Morningside of Decatur

Respite Care and Short-Term Stays

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Everything you love and need.

At Morningside of Decatur in Decatur, AL we believe it’s not how long you stay, it’s how well you’re treated. Maybe you want to “try out” senior living before making a commitment, or maybe family is traveling out of town and you want resources and support close at hand. That’s why even if you’re here for a few days or a few weeks, you’re still home when you’re here.

Enjoy restaurant-style dining, a spacious activity center, numerous social and recreational events, even a full-service barber and beauty salon. Everything you need meets everything you love, at Morningside of Decatur.

Amenities You'll Love

grass courtyard with a paved walkway
restaurant style dining room with many tables
a corner between hall ways with an exercise bike
a lounge with a book shelf and a few sofas
What is short-term, respite care?

Sometimes you may need shorter stays due to caregiver schedule changes or a temporary need for care due to travelling for work / vacation. You may also want to try out the experience of independent living or assisted living before making a permanent move, to make sure it’s the right option for you.

What does it cost?

The cost of respite care will be based on the needs of each resident, in terms of the type of support that will help them function at their highest possible level, as well as the length of the stay.

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