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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Norwich City FC Bucket Collection

Could you give us two hours to meet and greet supporters for the Norwich City v Leeds match on Tuesday 21 October? We need bucket collectors to work in pairs, have fun and fundraise on behalf of a fantastic Norfolk charity.  This is a great way of supporting Break - and everyone is guaranteed a great time! All funds raised will go to change young lives - and you can even support a specific home ...

'Break into Song', St Andrews Hall, Norwich

Friday 24 October, 7.00pm (doors open at 6pm)   Featuring award winning Leanne Jones, from the hit West End production 'Hairspray' .... ...and the wonderful Norfolk-based soprano Jayne May-Sysum Songs from the West End - from Hairspray to Les Miserables, Chess and Phantom of the opera, as well as some beautiful light classical music too - all staged in the wonderful St Andrews Hall, Norwich. The ...

Firewalk 2014

Thursday 13 November Taverham, Norwich Take the 'walk of your life' and hot foot it with Break! Just 20' of hot coals lay between you and the experience of a lifetime. Each particpant undergoes two hours of highly motivational training by our experts at B.L.A.Z.E, getting you ready for a walk over hot burning embers.  There is no pre-training before this event, just come along and enjoy! It is ...

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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