This section connects you to more practical information and advice from different organisations working to improve short breaks.

Easy Consultation Toolkit

This toolkit provides ideas and templates for short break service providers to consult with clients in multiple settings.

Easy Evaluation Toolkit

This is a toolkit for helping short break providers and others to evaluate the outcomes of short breaks in any setting.

Using the logo

For projects funded by the Short Breaks Fund. Find the logo and conditions of use.

Unit Costs

Shared Care Scotland is developing a tool that will reduce the number of calculations required to work out the unit cost of your service.

Rest Assured

This report completes a two-part research project that was undertaken to improve our overall knowledge and understanding of short breaks provision in Scotland.


We have created a widget that allows the Short Break Search Panel to sit on your own website. It allows people to search the database of short break providers in Scotland directly from your website.