Helping families with children who have special needs

“With your help, more  families can benefit from respite care.”

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CHAT children’s respite is a registered charity helping Buckinghamshire families with children who have special needs by providing funds for short term respite care. The Charity was previously known as CHAT (Children Health And Therapy).

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Ava Jane

Respite Care

Click picture above for application form. We raise money to provide grants to fund respite care for children who have special needs.



Care Builders take part in Wolf Run

How you can help us

We need your help to raise much needed funds. For each £20 raised we can fund another hour of respite care.

Fundraising Dinner


Support our various fundraising events that we hold throughout the year with the help of our supporters

Mother and Daughter

Parent's Testimonials

Find out what parents say about the services we help to provide

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Contact us

Need help, or want to help? Please contact us so we can discuss your requirements


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Latest News

Below this section are news items and events. Click on the title, read more link or the image if one is available to open up the news item to find out more. The item immediately below here and on the left is the latest news with older items further down the page.  Our full news page can be located here: Chat Charity News


EARLY BIRD TICKETS .... Tickets purchased before 10th October will be at a price of £5 per child and 50p per adult. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Children under the age of 3 are...

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  What a great weekend we had at the Kop Hill Climb again. This is a wonderfully community spirited event and one CHAT really enjoys attending.  It is lovely to meet new and old faces and at the same time raise funds for the charity.  Thanks to Tim Walker Restorations...

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15th &16th SEPTEMBER - CHARITY STAND at Kop Hill Climb 28th SEPTEMBER - CHAT QUIZ NIGHT at Rivets Sports and Social Club 27th OCTOBER - PERFECT PUMPKIN PARTY at Fairford Leys Community Centre -  fun for all the family 10th - 16th DECEMBER -  CHRISTMAS WRAPPING in...

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