Short Term Respite Stays

The Terraces of Baycrest offers short-term accommodation in beautifully appointed furnished apartments.

Guests are invited to use these apartments in a variety of ways:
  • To try us out before making a longer-term commitment
  • To regain strength and build confidence after a hospital stay or other medical event
  • To have a safe and engaging place to stay while family and primary care givers are out of town
Short Term Stays at the Terraces includes:
  • Private, furnished studio or one- bedroom apartment with cable TV, phone and internet
  • Lunch and dinner (COR) daily in our dining room
  • Housekeeping and linen services
  • Lifeline emergency response device
  • 24-hour emergency response by Terraces of Baycrest Nurses
  • Up to two hours of customized care services daily
  • Access to Terraces/Wagman Centre programs
  • Land and/or water fitness program specifically tailored to your individual recovery plan


Although my father has always been resistant to the notion of a retirement home, the great care that he received at the Terraces when he stayed for respite, made him warm to the reality of care outside his home. Thank you so much for a great job.

— son of a respite resident