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Short Breaks for Families of Disabled Children

Short Breaks for Families of Disabled Children is about transforming services for disabled children and their families 'The vision is for all families of disabled children to have the support they need to live ordinary lives'. In April 2011, the break for Carers of Disabled Children Regulation 2010 came in to force,which meant Local Authorities: - Have a duty of care to make provision - Identify the type of services which must be provided - Produce a Short Break Statement to set out its intentions