Day Respite Service

The day respite service offers the same fun safe activities as the day service.

Once referred and registered with us, it can be used on a flexible basis for example, to cover college holidays.

Activities include:

  • Animal Care
  • Horticultural Activities
  • Arts & Crafts
  • IT Skills
  • Wildlife Activities
  • Local Outings
  • Skill for working life

Animals currently on the farm are:

  • Chickens
  • Ducks
  • Guinea Pigs
  • Pygmy Goats
  • Alpaca
  • Horses & Ponies
  • The Farm Cats and Dog

Sessions offered Monday to Friday depending on availability.

Full Day 10:00 – 15:00

Half Day:
Morning Session 10:00 – 12:30
Afternoon Session 12:30 – 15:00

The Service can be purchased through direct payments, privately funded or through the Local Authority.

Every Service User will need:

  • Suitable warm, waterproof clothing and footwear
  • A packed lunch
  • 50p per day for unlimited beverages

Taster Sessions are available on request. Please arrange a visit if you would like to be shown round the farm and view the facilities on offer.