A short breaks service for children and young people with disabilities.

If you are looking for a safe, purpose-built environment where your child’s needs and preferences are at the heart of the services offered, then look no further than this well-equipped fun and nurturing centre.

Based in the residential area of Springburn in Glasgow, The Mallard is an ideal location for family focussed support.

Our well-trained, qualified and experienced staff all have, or are working towards both HNC and SVQ qualifications and they also are trained in PEG feeding, Epilepsy, Autism and Safeguarding.

Office hours

9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Monday - Friday)

Arrange a visit

Call 0141 558 7575

Contact us



Janet Drury

Services offered at The Mallard

  • Residential short breaks

Little Marvels (birth – 5 years)
Little ones who have additional or complex needs come and play in a safe and stimulating environment with access to our sensory room.  As they play, parents and carers can chat with each other, and our staff are on hand to listen and support.

Short Breaks (5 years – 21 years)
Overnight breaks for children and young people with additional or complex needs. With full access to our sensory room hydrotherapy spa pool, art and craft room and large enclosed garden, your child’s key worker will help them get the most out of their stay. Activity and outing preferences, food choices and dietary needs will all form part their outcome focused care plan.

What can you expect?
These are some of the resources available at The Mallard. If you don’t see something that you feel your child would like, please talk to us.

  • Sensory room
  • Hydrotherapy spa pool
  • Art and craft Room
  • Large enclosed garden
  • Giant ball pit
  • Home Cooking

Want to know more?
If you have any questions, or you would like to arrange a visit, please get in touch. Call us on 0141 558 7575 or email mallard@crossreach.org.uk
Address: The Mallard, 100 Morrin, Springburn, Glasgow, G21 1AW

Fees and funding
Our fees are competitive within the sector and some of our services are free. For details about our fees and any funding support that may be available to you, please contact us and we’ll be happy to tell you more.

Day care service
We also offer a day care service supporting young people with disabilities to take part in community activities. To find out more visit Go2.

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