Achieving Aspirations goes the extra mile, in supporting children and adults with learning disabilities, to live happy lives, close to their family, friends, and those important to them.

About Us

Seesaw is a provision of Achieving Aspirations CIC that provides a range of diverse and engaging short breaks suitable for children with additional needs.

How it Works

Each new member has their own unique needs, that’s why we work with families and new members on a case by case basis. We strive to find the perfect service and location for your loved ones.

Step 1

Contact Us

Our first step is always to talk to one of our specialists. We work with new members and families on a case by case basis.

Step 2

Getaway Breaks

The Getaway breaks are ‘taster’ breaks to help parents and young people who would like to attend our overnight breaks get to know us.

Step 3

Sign Up

After the getaway breaks assessment has been completed you are ready to sign up and use our services!

Step 4

Achieve Aspirations

We promote their progression, enable independence, and celebrate their successes in achieving the most modest to the greatest of aspirations.

Services We Offer You

At Seesaw, we have a vast amount of experience and expertise in providing activities and care for individuals with learning disabilities, particularly to those who have complex support needs and require a bespoke and specialist support. We host four different overnight breaks and two daytime breaks at Seesaw.

Overnight Break

Getaway Breaks

The Getaway breaks are ‘taster’ breaks to help parents and young people who would like to attend our overnight breaks get to know us. They also help us assess if our service can suit the young persons needs.

Overnight Break

Good Company Breaks

Good Company Breaks aim to create a familiar environment each time the young people stay with us. We achieve this by ensuring familiar faces, consistent care routines are followed, same bedroom allocation and decorating service users’ allocated bedroom with personal belongings is encouraged.

Overnight Break

Friends Together Breaks

Friends Together Breaks are an overnight short break provision of a one or two night duration with a theme to interest young people. They cater for up to twelve young people at any one time and give a real residential holiday experience.

Overnight Break

Sleepover Club

Our Sleepover Club allows the children to experience the fun of a sleepover with a group of friends in a safe, structured and inclusive manner. This gives the formative experience of a sleepover with friends to differently abled children who are often neglected of such experiences.

Daytime Break


Brickscape is the new short break located in Felixstowe, a monthly Saturday club aimed at Lego enthusiasts looking to spend some time doing what they love, with like minded people. The club offers the opportunity to not only indulge in their passion for creativity, but to meet new people and make friends in a fully supported environment.
Brickscape will run on the third Saturday of every month, places are available through Activities Unlimited website, or through emailing us here:

Daytime Break

Holiday Club

Our holiday clubs are structured to cater for young people with additional needs to enjoy a range of activities to keep them busy during the school holidays.

Going The Extra Mile

Our Locations

We have four locations for our Seesaw members to join. Our clubs and locations are fully equipped to help guide our members towards achieving their goals and aspirations.

Felistowe Ferry Center

Felixstowe Ferry Residential Centre is a converted Victorian school building on the Suffolk Coast.
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Maryland is a property in Bury St. Edmunds that hosts both daytime and overnight activities.
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Ambleside is a medium sized detached property which benefits for being set in a central location of the market town Stowemarket.
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Eastleigh is a bungalow in quiet residential area of Clacton on Sea. There are good bus routes and safe walkways to local parks and facilities.
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In Your Words

Our team effort and morale has enabled us to help many families and individuals in the past. We are proud and love the work we do and your feedback motivates us to do even more!

Have Questions or Suggestions?

Get In Touch

If have any questions about our Achieving Aspirations or are interested in our services please get in touch. We will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank You