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WBC Short Breaks Statement Updated

Published on: 4th March 2019 by Terri Walsh

Short breaks and respite care The Short Breaks Statement, Self-Referral Form and Direct Payments Guidelines have now all been updated and are available here: http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/…/short-breaks-and-respite-care/ These are working documents and we will be regularly reviewing and updating them with WBC Short Breaks Team. Please let us know if there is any information you feel is missing […]
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WBC Statement of Intent – Short Breaks

Published on: 28th June 2018 by Terri Walsh

Wokingham Borough Council have asked us to share this letter about the ongoing work on Short Breaks. Letter from WBC. Are you having problems with Short Breaks? REACH Wokingham would still like to hear from any parent carers who are experiencing problems with the new Short Breaks process or the new pre-paid cards.  We have a […]
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Short Breaks Update from WBC, March 2018 & Self-Assessment form to apply for Short Breaks

Published on: 29th March 2018 by Terri Walsh

Wokingham Borough Council (WBC) have now published further information on the changes to Short Breaks Provision in the Wokingham Borough  along with the self-referral application form for short breaks which you can use to apply for a short break.  Links for the documents are below: Changes to Short Breaks Provision Short Breaks self-assessment form Guidance […]
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Short Breaks Update & Communication to families about changes to Short Breaks from Wokingham Borough Council

Published on: 20th December 2017 by Terri Walsh

REACH Wokingham supported by an associate from Contact (formerly Contact a Family) recently met with the Council to discuss progress on the 2018 changes to Short Breaks. We still have a number of concerns about the lack of data, unclear eligibility criteria and lack of evidence of how parent carer views have been taken into consideration […]
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