A short break can last from a few hours to a full day: weekend and school holiday daytime activities. They provide an opportunity for disabled children to spend time away from their primary carers, but can also provide families a chance to do ordinary things together. They enable disabled children to try out new things, have fun and make new friends.
Service specific criteria:
Under section 7e – please identify what Personal Independence Payment (PIP) the child/young person receives:
- Daily Living Components – standard or enhanced
- Mobility component – standard or enhanced
Email address: SDInputters@somerset.gov.uk
Telephone number: 0300 123 2224