Short Break Planner

A comprehensive set of resources and tools to the help people arrange their break and achieve the best possible outcomes. The toolkit contains checklists, cases studies, digital stories and sources of information and advice.


This section contains a changing set of relevant tools for service providers and commissioners.


A deeper look into our Respitality programme linking the Hospitality sector in Scotland and local carers and people receiving care.


Here you’ll find links to various pieces of research relating to short breaks and respite care. This is now hosted by IRISS.

Fact Sheets

Our series of Fact Sheets for carers and service users to help arrange and plan a break which achieves the best outcomes for all concerned.


Find and download any of our publications, including toolkits, research, evaluations and more.

Euan’s Guide

Euan’s Guide is a very useful source of information about the accessibility of places to visit.

Useful Links

From here you’ll be able to connect to many other websites that will be able to help you find what you’re looking for..