We can deliver flexible and tailored respite to meet both the needs of the parents/carers, your child/ren with a disability and their siblings. This whole family approach, delivered in the family home where children feel secure and comfortable, save parents / carers time, planning and other all the other challenges we know there are when you need to travel to access respite services for one child with a disability.
Registered and inspected by the Care Inspectorate and awarded the top grade of 6 - “Excellent” at our last inspection, our co-ordinators will come to meet with you in the family home to discuss your needs and the needs of your child and children and agree with you what service you want from our trained and supported staff and volunteers.
We can, for example, look your child with a disability and their siblings at the same time leaving you free to enjoy much needed respite. We can provide a trained and experienced member of staff and a volunteer so that your child with disablity gets specialised one on one attention and activity specific to their needs, whilst a trained volunteer spends time with siblings. We can take your child/ren to activities in the local community, to play in the local park - it is up to you to decide what works best for your family.
With a minimum session of 2 hours, our service is available to you during the day and evening, 7 days a week. Please note we are not registered to provide overnight care and support .
Our charge for this tailored and flexible service is £18 per hour and can be purchased through a private arrangement or Self Directed Support.