The Holiday requires a venue adapted for wheelchair / motorised scooter
users and with specialised beds, lifting equipment and toilet facilities.
We do not always use the same venue, but in recent years have found
that Colleges adapted for disabled students, such as
Based on past costs, and allowing for inflation, we project that the next Holiday Project will cost, in total, around £15,000 - approximately £1,000 for each youngster with MD who attends. This breaks down as follows:
Note: The helpers on our Holiday Project are all volunteers and do not receive any payment for their time - this includes the adult co-ordinators and other helpers in full time employment who participate during their annual leave. Where possible, each guest makes a contribution towards their place on the Holiday of £120.
We are seeking funding towards the next Respite Holiday and would
love to hear from anyone who can help raise funds or would be willing to help
sponsor one of our young people with MD for a week's holiday. If you can help,
please contact us.
Each year we hold a