We are a registered charity which has been providing a diverse range of specialist residential and community based services for vulnerable children young people and families across East Anglia for over 40 years.

Young People in Care

Our core business is the provision of children’s homes. We currently have 7 homes for Looked After Children across the region and a fostering service offering single placements to traumatised young people

Children with Disabilities

We also provide a children’s home for young people with profound learning and physical disabilities and two short break schemes

Family Support

Families House in Norwich provides services to support separating parents and additional support and guidance to those who are struggling with parenting

Children at Risk

Break provides a range of assessment and support services to children at risk via our Residential Family Centre and a range of community based services


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Vote for 'Give us a Break'

A big thank you to Alan Boswell Group for submitting an application for funding to the Aviva Community Foundation to fund a new project 'Give us a Break'. Read all about it and please vote to change young lives. Thank you. Vote here and thank you for changing young lives  https://community-fund.aviva.co.uk/voting/Project/View/1461. ...

Silver Linings' Gala Ball

Saturday 23 May 2015 Sprowston Manor Hotel, Norwich   . . . an evening to enjoy good company, excellent food and terrific entertainment, whilst raising much needed funds for Break and celebrating some of the special people who have changed young lives within this well loved Norfolk based charity. Your evening will include a three course special menu, designed specially for the evening, along ...

Rosedale Fun Day

Sunday 31st May 12 noon - 5pmActivities include, BBQ, Zorbing, dance performances, Face painting, Ice Cream Van, Penalty Shootout, Games stalls, Tombola, Arts and Crafts, character photo booth and much more!12 - 3 will feature Arias Echo, then Barney from 3 - 5!West Lynn Social Club, Saint Peter's Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk PE34 3LBRaffle tickets are also available online ...

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As Patron of Break, I have seen first-hand the amazing work they do with vulnerable children, young people and families

Jake Humphrey