Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

The Respite Association

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Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
4 Lowgate Lane, Bicker, Boston, Lincolnshire PE20 3DG
Telephone number:
01775 820176
Service description:
The Respite Association provide short term assistance in the funding of appropriately qualified respite care for disabled, sick, elderly or terminally ill persons in order that their regular carer can be allowed to take a much needed break.

The Respite Association work to help people who are at home caring for loved ones are forced to live on very limited incomes. Most referrals come from caring organisations or from Social Services on behalf of individuals.

Holidays are offered to carers without the person they normally care for so that they may have a proper respite break. The Respite Association have caravans in Blackpool and Skegness.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Any Age
  • Carer / Parent / Relative/ Family
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
04/10/2017

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