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  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 accessible bathrooms
  • Lounge
  • Dining Area
  • Large fitted kitchen
  • Sensory room
  • Private garden

Wigan Short Breaks and Respite service is a 4 bedroom property offers people with Learning Disabilities, Autism, Mental Health, Acquired Brain Injury, Complex needs and Physical Disabilities and relaxing homely place for a short or long break.

Wigan short breaks and respite is located in Ince, a quiet residential suburb of Wigan. We offer lots of activities for a guests such as cooking, baking, arts and crafts, gardening, bingo, disco, karaoke, games, film. themed and pamper nights.

Enabling people to spend their budget allocation in the way that they want to We have developed an exciting new range of personalised services to offer families more choice, with a number of community based/out reach opportunities closer to home as well as further afield. Our services are tailored to a family’s specific needs – enabling the family to take a break, whilst supporting the person to enjoy a positive experience.

The individual using our services is always at the centre of their provision.

The individual using the service, alongside their family, are involved in choosing who supports them. We match the staff team to the activities selected by the person to make the experience enjoyable for everyone. The team are also trained to meet the specific needs of each person, however complex these might be. As with any other type of support we provide, we put in place detailed support plans, risk assessments and work with relevant professionals to ensure the individual is fully supported at all times.

We also offer an ‘Active Days’ service designed around a person’s interests, dreams and goals – enabling them to access new activities and experiences in a fun and exhilerating environment.

Enquiries & referrals

Manager: Julie Lightbown
Tel: 01942236823

Where to find us

310 Ince Green Lane