Wiltshire's Short Breaks Scheme enables eligible children and young people who have special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND), additional support to access activities and leisure opportunities.
To be eligible for the scheme, your child or young person must: -
- Be resident in the areas of the county covered by Wiltshire Council (i.e. Swindon is excluded)
Aged 6 years old (as of 31st August 2022) to 18 years old (as of 31st March 2022).
Young people who turn 19 between 1 April and 31 August are still eligible to apply but will receive a reduced entitlement
And meet the eligibility criteria described in the short breaks scheme leaflet
You can use the online eligibility tool to check if your child or young person is eligible for the 2022-23 Short Breaks Scheme.
For more information on the short breaks scheme please visit Wiltshire Parent Carer Council.