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Family Based Short Breaks Team

The Family Based Short Breaks Team offers a regular overnight or weekend breaks in another family home to children or young people with disabilities.  Eligible children and young people will have been assessed as needing this service through a social work assessment  by the Disabled Children's Social Work Team (DCT).

Family Based Short Breaks gives the child an opportunity to meet new friends and have some fun while giving the family valuable time to relax and recharge their batteries.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Family Based Short Breaks Team
Telephone
0800 073 0428
E-mail
fostering@islington.gov.uk

Location

Address
Childrens Social Care
3 Elwood Street
London
Postcode
N5 1EB

Time / date Details

Opening times/date
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

Other Details

Cost Details
Free of charge

Local Offer

How will you support my child?

The scheme provides care for children with a ranges of disabilities.  Some may have a physical disability, sensory impairment, learning difficulties, autism or complex health needs.

Record updated: 29/11/2017