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Short Breaks for disabled children in Essex
Enjoy time away together with days out, clubs, caravan breaks and more.
What are Short Breaks?
By registering with Short Breaks you can have time away, enjoy days out and get support.
Caravans and beach huts
Book a stay in one of our popular seaside caravans or beach huts.
Max Cards and tickets
Apply for Max Cards and tickets for money off some the most popular attractions in Essex.
Find a Short Breaks club
Find fun things to do and make new friends at a local club or activity group.
Apply for a Changing Places key
Access specially equipped bathrooms across Chelmsford, Epping, Harlow and Tendring.
Parent support groups
Get confidential advice or talk to others going through similar experiences.
Light Touch Care
Learn about what care packages are available to support you and your child.
Social care for children
Find out how a social worker can support you and your family.
Essex Local Offer
Find out what services for Special Educational Needs are available near you.
Life’s a beach! Families have fun down by the Clacton coast
Children and young people enjoy performances and activities at family fun day at the seaside.
Join us for family fun day in Clacton on 30th August
Come along and enjoy a fun-filled day by the seaside with Short Breaks and Action for Children.
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Telephone: 03330 139 889