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Short Breaks at Derwen College

Short Breaks at Derwen offer young adults with learning difficulties and disabilities aged 18+ the opportunity to enjoy a break.

You can take part in a range of activities and trips, as well as making use of the campus facilities. Holidays can be a great opportunity to relax with friends, meet new people and explore local attractions.

You will stay in bright, modern residences with single en-suite rooms and will have full use of a communal kitchen and lounge with TV and Wi-Fi. Meals are bespoke to your individual preferences and needs.

Experienced care staff are on hand to provide you with support when required and ensure that you get the most out of your holiday.

You can choose from a range of daily activities, which may include; basketball, use of the gym, football, day trips to the beach, theme parks and local attractions, shopping, cooking, bowling and cinema.

Short Breaks are available year round apart from two weeks closure at Christmas. Costs are based on assessed individual support requirements.

For more information please contact us, or visit Short Breaks @ Derwen.

Who to contact

Derwen College Short Breaks

Where to go

Short Breaks Residence - Derwen College
Whittington Road
SY11 3JA

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Short Breaks are available year round apart from two weeks closure at Christmas.

Other Details


Age Ranges
18+ years of age
Referral required
Referral Details

Short Breaks at Derwen College accepts referrals direct from a young person, their parent or carer, or from supporting professionals. 

Record Last Updated on: 29/09/2022

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