Short Breaks

Short Breaks participants at a park with a CACT staff member

Short Breaks is a programme delivered by CACT in the Royal Borough of Greenwich and London Borough of Bexley for young people aged 11 to 17 with disabilities.

For more information about the Short Breaks programme, email CACT's Short Breaks Manager, Steve Bannan, at

Our Programmes & Dates


CACT has been running the Short Breaks programme in Bexley from 1 March 2020 for young people with disabilities aged 12-17-years-old.


  • After School Club

Wednesdays: 4pm-6pm, Crook Log Leisure Centre

  • Holiday courses


Six-week holiday courses delivered each year

Easter, summer and selected half-terms

Referral process

All places on the programme will be allocated by the Children with Disabilities service (CWDS) at the London Borough of Bexley.

To find out if you or your child are eligible for a place, please discuss it with your allocated social worker or with the CWDS. Visit:



  • Holiday Club
  • Overnight breaks
  • Saturday Club

Read about Robbie's story

For more information about Short Breaks in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, email the Royal Greenwich Short Breaks team at