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 from a grant received from Essex County Council. The child must not be in receipt of a personal budget from Essex County Council.
Parents can choose to have a weekly service of 1 hour, twice monthly 2 hour services or a once a month 4 hour service.
The respite break will be with the same care support worker each time and they can either stay in or take the child out.
They can provide personal care, specialised care and coach life skills.
Who the service provides for
Families who have a child with a disability who is not in receipt of a personal budget.
Hours of operation
Monday to Friday 9.00am-3.00pm
How the service is accessed
Families can contact Crossroads Care direct with a phone call or email.
Phone number01255 860960