Short Breaks

Summer Playschemes 2021 
We will be offering a Summer Playscheme this year. Due to Covid- 19 restrictions, places are limited and for members only. 
KidsCamp Playscheme 2021 

This is our specialist playscheme for young people with severe and complex needs that require 1 to 1 support and personal care. Click HERE to view our calendar. 

Playscheme 2021

These activities are not for young people requiring personal care or one-to-one support. Click HERE to view our calendar. 


Our Short breaks Service offers a range of leisure activities for disabled children and young people up to the age of 25 years.

Please see a copy of the latest impact report on our services, click HERE

We offer:

  • Specialist Holiday play schemes
  • Inclusive Play Schemes
  • Day trips
  • After school clubs
  • Fun family events
  • Sibling clubs
  • Family Support – a commissioned service
  • Craft workshops for the family
  • Pantomimes
  • Celebratory parties

Please note: You must be a full member to access all playschemes for your children. You can download the form below or go online at Don’t forget to call us to let us know that you have done this.

We provide appropriate activities focused on the young person’s needs. Above all we ensure the children and young people are safe and have a lot of fun during their time with us.

A short break can make all the difference!

After School Clubs

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Family Workshops

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Beams have launched an appeal to fund a new garden at our respite unit, Dragon’s Retreat.

Our current garden is well used and in desperate need of repair, the wheelchair swing has broken and parts of the garden are out of action. Click HERE to find out how you can get involved and help raise funds.