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Short Breaks

Spending changes

Following feedback from families, we have made some changes to how families can spend some of their Short Breaks funding.

What are Short Breaks?

Find out about Short Break activities for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities

Who can get a Short Break and how to apply

Find out if you and your family are eligible for Short Breaks and how to apply

Direct payments

Pre-paid cards, Personal assistants and Find a short break

Contact the Short Breaks team

Contact us if you have questions about Short Breaks or need help applying

Short Breaks Statement

Every year we produce the Short Breaks Statement to keep families updated