Helping families with children who have special needs

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

Happy family moments in the city park
Happy family moments in the city park
Happy family moments in the city park
Happy family moments in the city park
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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).


Visit our the Respite Care page to find out about our new style of grant.

Scroll down to find out more about CHAT’s activities


Looking for the respite care application form? Please click here…..

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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


News and Events

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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


Sadly the end of an amazing year for CHAT has come to an end. Barrett Homes sponsored CHAT for the last year and raised a huge amount through mainly a great golf day in October but also various other activities including a race night. We cannot thank them enough for the support they have given us and the monies raised will of course help many families with children who have special needs.

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What a great evening! We laughed, we cheered on our horse, we ate a delicious supper and we raised in excess of £4500!!! Thank you to Barratts for hosting and organising the event, for Rivets for their continuous support and for all the people who came along to make...

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CHAT is so very pleased to be sponsored by Barratt Homes this year! This is a great opportunity for us, being such a small charity, and will help us get back on track following 18 months of limited fundraising due to COVID. These wonderful guys are holding two great...

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