Family Link Carers - NCC

Type of service:
Local Government Department
Northamptonshire County Council, One Angel Square, Angel Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 1ED
Telephone number:
0300 126 1000
Service description:
Family Link provides regular short breaks for disabled children up to the age of 18 years old and their families who live in the Northamptonshire area.

Family Link carers open their family homes to disabled children. Family Link care all happens in an environment where the child’s family can be confident the child is happy and feels secure.

Referrals are made to Family Link by the Disabled Children's Service.
Age range:
0 - 18 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Northamptonshire Threshold level 4
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Professional referral
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