Change
language
  • English/
  • Chinese Simplified/
  • French/
  • Gaelic/
  • Arabic/
  • Polish/
  • Punjabi/
  • Russian/
  • Spanish/
  • Romanian/
  • Urdu/
  • Other languages...
Accessibility
help

Useful organisations

Take a Break Scotland

Summary

Take a Break is Scotland’s short breaks fund for carers of disabled children, young people and their families.  Take a Break grants can be used for a break away, towards leisure activities or outings; sports equipment and much, much more.

We provide grants to parent carers (unpaid carers and eligible kinship carers) of disabled children and young people, aged 0 to 20, who have complex additional support needs. 

The aim of this fund is to improve unpaid carers’ quality of life, health and wellbeing by providing cash grants to help them access a short break from the day-to-day routine of caring. Take a Break grants can be used flexibly, to help meet the interests and circumstances of the carer.

Main website address

https://takeabreakscotland.org.uk/

Other Website(s)

The Family Fund - https://www.familyfund.org.uk/

Contact Details

Telephone : 01904 571093

Email : info@takeabreakscotland.org.uk

Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/takeabreakscotland/?locale=en_GB

X (formerly Twitter) : https://twitter.com/FamilyFund/status/1531551706747744259

Address

Unit 4, Alpha Court
Monks Cross Drive
York
YO32 9WN

Other Information

Referral Method : Self

This information is correct to the best of our knowledge. More on this

We regularly check that the contact details are up to date but sometimes there may be changes we are not made aware of. Enquire can take no responsibility for the content of other websites.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Back
to top
chat