Short Breaks Services Update: 08
Young Commissioners Project
Bedford Borough Council is pleased to announce
the launch of the Young Commissioners Project and Short Breaks
Services Grants programme.
The Young Commissioners project is being managed by LINK Vice Versa
who as a group of young people with and without disabilities aim to
improve commissioned services for children and young people with
disabilities through effective service user involvement.
More information about LINK Vice Versa, and the Young Commissioners
project is available here:
LINK Vice Versa
Short Breaks Services Grants Programme
The Young Commissioners Project is overseeing the delivery of
the Short Breaks Services Grants Programme.
Children and young people with disabilities, aged 0-17, who live in
Bedford Borough are able to apply for a Short Breaks Services Grant
either as an individual, or as a group to support access to Short
More information about the Short Breaks Services Grants Programme
is available on the links below:
Services Grant Letter (Pdf)
Services Grant Application Form (Pdf)
Please return completed applications to: Hanna Castle, Engagement
& Development Team, Bedford Borough Council, Borough Hall, 5th
Floor, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK42 9AP, or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The closing dates for applications are Thursday 7th February at
5pm and Thursday 28th February at 5pm. We will be in touch
after these dates to inform you whether you have been successful in
If you have any questions regarding the Young Commissioners Project
of Short Breaks Services Grants Programme, please contact
Hanna Castle by telephoning 01234 718388, or by emailing email@example.com.
Our Short Breaks Services news and updates document is available
to download here:
Services Update: 08 (Pdf)