West Cumbria urgently needs a suitable Short Break Centre, located nearby, to support children with disabilities and their families. Currently, a suitable facility does not exist and/or would require extensive travel or financial commitment to access.
Provide and sustain a supportive environment which benefits the community where all children can be free and safe and able to develop themselves.
Provide a centre which is desperately needed in West Cumbria which provides short breaks for disabled and disadvantaged children, their carers, parents and families.
The centre will be fun and will encourage and facilitate play, running free in a safe, nurturing and happy environment.
Through development and provision of a short break centre, we will address a significant need in West Cumbria by providing a quality, accessible, planned short break services to eligible people with a disability, their families and carers.
To ensure all disabled and disadvantaged children and other young people in need have the right to play safely, express their views and feelings and play a part in the local community.
Improve the quality of disabled and disadvantaged children?s lives and life experiences by providing a much needed Short Break Centre in West Cumbria.