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Caravan Holiday

by Christina Wilhelm
(Scotland)

I have three children aged 4,7,11.

I have their father with me now who is also my carer.

I have been put on enhanced PIP until 2035 and my sight is working a wee bit in the one eye but is blurry now. And my other eye doesn't work and I have to wear Sun glasses and use a guide stick or cane.

We love walking out dogs and treasure hunting going to the seaside and looking for rocks and things.

We love staying in a caravan and or lodge or tent.

I can't afford to pay for every one up front and I can't seem to find anything with in our price range. Thank you

ANSWER:

Hi Christina,

Depending on where you live in Scotland these might be useful to you.

The Action Group covering Edinburgh, Lothians and Falkirk have a caravan at Seton Sands Holiday Village, Longniddry. Prices start from £185 a week.

For more information email: admin@actiongroup.org.uk


The Salvation Army offer a free caravan at Haggerston Castle for ‘families in need of a break from their normal environment’

For more information email: eastscotland@salvationarmy.org.uk


Gateway Scotland have free chalets in Argyll for families who are supporting a family member through a serious illness or disability. You will need to be referred by another agency such as social services or a support group.

I do hope this helps and that you manage to get the break your family needs.

Julia




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