Take part in the Short Breaks programme to meet friends, relax, learn new skills and have fun
The Short Breaks service will deliver fun, positive experiences for children and young people with disabilities who live in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, enabling them to spend time away from their main carers, whilst also giving parents and carers a rest from caring duties.
Join activities like ice-skating, laser-tag, theatre trips, jump giants, bowling and film nights
Join in with swimming, visits to the beach, trips to disability-friendly theme parks and much more
Overnight breaks take place over weekends at fun activity centres where you can try exciting things
Spend Saturdays enjoying activities including bowling, trips to adventure playgrounds and sightseeing in London
Frequently Asked Questions
WHO CAN ATTEND SHORT BREAKS?
Young People with ASD or disabilities aged 13-25 who live or attend school in the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
WHAT SUPPORT IS AVAILABLE?
Specialist transport is available for the Saturday and holiday clubs. For the ASD club and overnight breaks, transport is provided from specified pick-up and drop-off locations round the borough.
IS A REFERRAL REQUIRED TO ATTEND?
Young People and parents/carers must contact the details below to register for the programme. Referrals can also be taken from social workers and schools.
WHAT ARE THE COSTS?
The Holiday and Saturday Club require a transport contribution of £25 per day of activities (concessions available on request). The ASD project does not require a contribution for transport.
For Further Information, please contact:
Short Breaks Co-ordinator