DCF Holidays 2017
Our 2017 holidays are now fully booked - there may be some last minute availability, so please get in touch if you'd like to go on the waiting list. 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
- There's no overseas holiday planned this year
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!
- Follow this link to download details of the Dalesdown 2017 Tariffs
- Follow this link to download a PDF draft programme for the holiday
“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)
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