ABC arranges and part funds holidays to the following locations:
Rothbury House is a care hotel located in Northumberland in the village of Rothbury, some 10 miles from Alnwick.The hotel offers breaks from Tuesday to Tuesday with full board, trips out and entertainment included in the cost.There are rooms geared to people in wheelchairs and the staff are all care trained.Rothbury House is operated by the Royal Air Forces Association who have extended their facilities to our charity.
Located in Scotland just outside Dunbar, Leuchie House offers full respite care, including nursing support, to its guests, many of whom have progressed to a more serious state of their condition. Formerly one of the four MS Respite centres before their closure in 2012, this centre provides the high level of support previously available in those MS Centres.
Stays at Leuchie House can be for 11, 7 or 4 nights.
A second holiday location in Northumberland, Calvert Trust defines itself as "Challenging Disability Through Outdoor Adventure".
There are two types of accommodation - you can stay in house with full care support including meals, or take one of their chalets that are self catering each capable of sleeping up to six people, including two in wheelchairs. They are even pet-friendly!!
Calvert Trust offers a wide range of activities many of which are suitable for wheelchair users, thus offering a challenge to anyone who doesn't get such opportunities when at home.