Short break activities

There is no limit to the number of short breaks you can take

All children and young people are eligible for extra support if required.

Specialist play schemes

There are specialist holiday and weekend play schemes across Hampshire. Many of these take place at Hampshire’s special schools. Others are based at play facilities designed for children and young people with disabilities or additional needs.

SENDIASS provide information about play schemes, holiday activities and regular clubs. See also the Hampshire Gateway website.

Community buddy

Community buddies are trained volunteers or paid workers that provide one-to-one support for your child. Community buddies can help a child or young person take part in any activity they choose.

Other ways to find activities

Register your child for a Gateway Card and choose to receive updates.

You will receive a email before each school holiday, with a link to the Family Information Services Hub website, where you will be able to find out about the latest activities.