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DCF Holidays 2017

DCF Holidays 2017

We've a wide range of exciting holidays coming up in 2017. For further information, or to apply for a place for a holiday please email Margaret at TTR or telephone the office on: 01372 749955 to request an application form and more detailed information. For the Retreat, please email Jenny at TTR.

  • April 10 - 13 Dalesdown, Sussex: Short break for families with autistic children
  • April 29 - 30 ‘Time out with God’ Retreat: High Leigh, Hoddesden, Hertfordshire
  • June 5 – 9 Center Parcs: Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire
  • July 24 – 29 Activity Holiday: Treloar’s College, Hampshire
  • Sep 29 – Oct 6 Coastal Holiday: Babbacombe, Devon
  • November Overseas holiday tbc

 

Dalesdown: 10 - 13 April

Now in its 12th year, this is an Easter break in a beautiful peaceful setting in Sussex for families with autistic children. We provide a full programme of activities for both children (including siblings) and parents, and a one-to-one helper for each autistic child. Children have fun and parents can relax!

 

“Time out with God”: 29 – 30 April

Spend time with fellow Christians in the beautiful facilities of High Leigh in Hertfordshire. This Retreat, led by Jenny Edwards and Paula Smith, is a chance to refresh your spiritual batteries in a quiet and peaceful setting. From lunch on Saturday until after tea on Sunday.
Cost: £123 per person (1 night)

 

Center Parcs: 5 – 9 June

Join us in Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire for this fun-filled holiday where everyone helps each other. Choose from a wide range of activities and come together for food and fellowship each evening.
Cost: £415 per person (4 nights)

 

Treloar’s College, Hampshire: 24 – 29 July

This is another Activity Holiday so come prepared to be busy: cycling, archery, bowling, swimming and climbing are just some examples of what is on offer. Helpers are provided, fun and laughter guaranteed!
Cost: £545 per person (5 nights)

 

Babbacombe, Devon 29 Sep – 6 Oct

Relax and enjoy the beach at this lovely resort near Torquay. There are coastal walks and stunning views of the bay from the hotel, and an ice cream shop nearby!

This Babbacombe Hotel offers half board accommodation, good food, and an adapted room (twin only) if required. Some single rooms (unfortunately not adapted) are available at a £30 supplement.

Excursions will be organised but these are not included in the holiday – please bring cash for these.

We can arrange for mobility equipment (eg scooters or a hoist) to be hired and this will be charged to you. Helpers are provided.
Cost: £735 per person (7 nights)

 

Overseas Holiday

Plans for an overseas holiday in 2017 are not yet confirmed. Please contact the office for information.

 

HOLIDAY HELPERS NEEDED!

Helpers are needed for the holidays to: Dalesdown, Treloar’s and Babbacombe.
If you have a servant heart and are willing to join the helper team for one of these holidays, please email or phone Margaret for further details. Thank you!

Helper payments: Dalesdown £65, Treloar’s £110, Babbacombe £200