Break Time short break activities

Change of contact details from September 2023

Find out more about the change on the contact us page.

Registration for Break Time activities

Registration for Break Time short break activities 2024/25 is now closed.

1. Overview

Break Time has replaced the previous Lancashire Break Time service. 

Break Time short break activities provide a range of activities and groups for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities who meet the criteria to attend and who do not receive short breaks following a social care assessment of need.

Please check your child meets the criteria before you register.

Each eligible child or young person can access up to 78 hours of Break Time activities and groups each year which can be used between one or two Break Time providers.

There will be a minimum contribution from parents and carers towards Break Time activities and groups of £2 per hour. This is in addition to any specific costs for activities, entrance fees or transport costs to activities 

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Lancashire Short Break Services Statement

Information about the short breaks services available to meet the needs of children and young people aged 0 to 18 years with additional needs and/or disabilities.