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Please note that our online payments system will be unavailable on Sunday 10 July between 9.00am and 11.00am. We apologise for the inconvenience.

We're encouraging young people, parents and carers to share their views on the recent government green paper, which affects what is offered to those with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). Have your say at Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Review: Right support, right place, right time before 5.00pm on 17 June 2022.

Respite care and short breaks


We know that looking after children with a range of special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) can be exhausting for parents/carers and you may sometimes feel like you need a short break 'time out' from your caring role.

We are keeping our short breaks under review in line with guidance and needs of families.

Contact us to share your views with us.

Short breaks statement

This is our short breaks statement and it explains how we support parents and carers to get a break from caring. It describes the kinds of short breaks that are available and how to get access to them.

Contact us
Short breaks solutions
03000 260 270