Short breaks or respite care for children or young people with disabilities – Aberdeenshire

Overview

Short breaks or respite care for children or young people with disabilities includes a range of short term services. The purpose is to provide a break which is a positive experience for the child or young person with care needs. Giving them opportunities to develop autonomy and independence. Short breaks also give family carers a rest from their caring duties. It is important that these breaks have a positive result for both those with care needs and their carers.

Contact Details

Web Address : www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/community-care/caring-for-others/short-breaks/children-or-young-people-with-disabilities/
Contact Name : Your local Children and Families Team

Other Information

Management : Aberdeenshire Council
Referral Method : You can make a referral to the duty worker at your local Children and Families team.
Helpline:
0345 123 2303
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