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Short Breaks

Are you a Parent or Carer of a child(ren) or Young Person who has a disibility?  Did you know that they maybe eligible to access a Short Break?  All you need to do is complete a Self Referral or ask a professional to complete an assessment.

Specialist short breaks are available for children and young people aged 5 or over who live in Tower Hamlets with either:

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Severe Learning Difficulties; or
  • Complex Health Needs including those with Physical and/or Learning Disabilities, those who require Palliative Care (continuing care) and those with associated Sensory Impairments, Complex Health Needs includes children and young people with profound and multiple learning difficulties and complex and severe medical needs who may also have an additional physical and/or sensory impairment

Tower Hamlets Short Breaks website has more information


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