Autism Anglia Outreach Service

The Outreach programme is one of the adult services provided by Autism Anglia.  It offers respite for families or carers … Read more

Who the service provides for

18 years and above with autism.

Phone number: 01206 577678
Operational locations: Essex

Basildon Activity Club

Basildon Activity Club is a weekly club for disabled children and young people.  The club can help to build independence, … Read more

Who the service provides for

12 to 15 year olds with SEND.

Phone number: Lydia 07970 081178, Akile 07423 527385
Operational locations: Basildon

Brighter Opportunities for Special People (BOSP)

Brighter Opportunities for Special People (BOSP) offer short break care for the children and young people with learning and physical … Read more

Who the service provides for

4 years old and above with a disability.

Email address: enquiries@bosp.co.uk
Phone number: 01268 553117
Operational locations: Essex

Crossroads Care – Light Touch Respite

Light Touch Respite provides up to 4 hours per month respite to families who have a child with a disability … Read more

Who the service provides for

Families who have a child with a disability who is not in receipt of a personal budget.

Phone number: 01255 860960
Operational locations: Colchester, Tendring

Essex Palliative Integrated Care Children’s Respite Service (EPIC)

EPIC Children’s Respite provides short break care within the home to children and young people with life limiting or life … Read more

Who the service provides for

0 to 19 years old.

Email address: epic.respite@nhs.net
Phone number: 03330 132 599
Operational locations: Basildon, Brentwood, Thurrock

Essex Short Breaks

Short Breaks are for children and young people who: are aged between 0 and 18, or 19 to 25 and have … Read more

Who the service provides for

Short Breaks are for children and young people who:

  • are aged between 0 and 18, or 19 to 25 and have a personal budget
  • have a diagnosis of special educational needs and/or a disability
  • live in Essex (excluding Southend and Thurrock)
Operational locations: Essex

Hamelin Trust

The Hamelin Trust is a charity which supports children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities, and their … Read more

Who the service provides for

0 to 65 year olds with disabilities.

Phone number: 01277 653889
Operational locations: Essex

Happy Days Charity

Happy Days Charity work with local communities’ right across the UK to provide vital respite breaks for individuals, families and … Read more

Who the service provides for

Young people aged from 3 – 17

Phone number: 01582 755999
Operational locations: National

InterAct

InterAct is a charity which offers Short Break clubs and activities for both groups and individuals.  Young people have the … Read more

Who the service provides for

Young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities, aged 10 and over.

Phone number: 01245 608206
Operational locations: Braintree, Chelmsford, Colchester

Kingswood Care Services

We provide residential care services for adults with learning disabilities, complex needs, autism and additional difficulties. We are also able … Read more

Who the service provides for

Learning disability, complex need, working age adults. (16-18) year olds will also be suitable depending on the type of service requested. Criteria is dependant on our registration, and skills of staff.

Phone number: 01268 582167
Operational locations: Basildon, Brentwood, Castle Point, Rochford