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Autism Service Directory

Laburnum House

Shetland Islands Council

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Type of service: Respite and short breaks

Provides respite and day care for children and young adults with additional support needs. Young people are helped to make the best use of their stay at Laburnum, whether through play, domestic or social activities or discussions. Those who use Laburnum have the opportunity to go on outings in the car (which is wheelchair accessible), or for walks, swimming or other activities in which they are interested. Referrals are through the local authority social work department.


Age: For people of any age

Aimed at: Adolescent , Child

Gender: All genders

Covers: Shetland Islands

Registrations & Approaches

Specialisms: Generic

Other specialisms: Challenging behaviour, Learning disability

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Shetland Islands Council

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01595 744 400

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01595 745240


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Burgh Road, Lerwick, Shetland Isles, ZE1 0LA

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