Holidays

Lisa Enjoyed a Break in one of our Fabulous Caravans

I have had a a lot of fun staying in your big Caravan , cup of tea in bed every morning , swimming , lots of shows which I like best , disco dancing .Went on the Trams at Seaton …


It was absolutely fantastic and we made so many unforgettable memories as a family.

We wanted to write to say a massive thank you to Jeff, Christina and everyone at Dream-A-Way. We were very fortunate to receive a grant to go on a holiday to cheddar wood resort and spa. It was absolutely fantastic …


We will remember forever

Well we are back and cant thank you all at Dream-A-Way enough for everything you did to make things happen for us .We will remember forever We definitely picked the best 2 weeks the weather was amazing .  The island …


My head is still spinning from our amazing weekend!

Dream-A-Way were delighted to receive this lovely e mail from a local mum telling us of her wonderful special holiday My head is still spinning from our amazing weekend! I can’t begin to thank you all at Dream-A-Way for the …


Zack, mum & dad in front of bright, white snow covered trees.

Dream-A-Way makes Zach’s dream of seeing Northern Lights come true

We received this touching letter from the Thorp family following a Dream-A-Way grant towards their holiday in Lapland... To everyone at Dream-A-Way and all your supporters, What can we say, but the hugest thank you for the most amazing trip …

Photo of Harper and Aayla having their picture taken with Anxious the Elephant at the sensory stay and play

Harper had a Berry Berry Berry Appy Holiday!

Dear Jeff and all at Dream-A-Way, I just wanted to say what an absolutely wonderful holiday my daughters - Aayla-Mai (8), Harper (3) – and I had at Devon Cliffs Holiday Park, Sandy Bay. It was our first ever trip …

Quinn and Family swim together for the first time…

To all at Dream-A-Way, We are writing to thank you enormously for giving us our first real family holiday. Despite a bumpy start to our week at Sandy Bay with our disabled son Quinn being admitted to hospital the night …

Jessica’s Holiday – with lots of ice cream!

Dear Jeff, I wanted to write and thank you personally and all involved with the amazing Charity that is Dream-A-Way. I have been very fortunate to have been able to take my daughter Jessica for our second summer holiday (first …

An inspiring story of hope against all the odds…

One of the highlights of volunteering with Dream-A-Way is the opportunity to meet some truly inspiring and brave people. Below is a letter from one such person, Martin Lynn of Exeter (Lynny to his friends) who found out about us …

Neil’s story – how your support helps people in Devon…

We recently received this touching letter from one of our valued guests and want to share Neil's story with you to show the difference your support makes to people’s lives. Neil and family will also be spending some time in …

Photo of Henry with telescope

Henry’s Stargazing trip to London

Meet Henry, a wonderful little chap with a great interest in outer space and the planets…             Henry, who is 5, has autism and wanted to go to London to visit the Planetarium with his …


The Masons have a fantastic holiday and meet Mr Bean

Hi Jeff, well we are back from our amazing holiday in Portugal and our sincere thanks go to you and all the Dream-A-Way team for making it possible. We have sent you a few photographs to include Jack and his brothers …


Karin had an amazing time thanks to Dream-A-Way

Hi to everyone who has helped Dream-A-Way to raise money to provide grants for holidays. My original holiday was cancelled but I managed to book into a site in Looe. It was lovely, the caravan was fully adapted for a …


Juliet had a Amazing time Thanks to Dream-A-Way

I applied for my grant from Dream-a-way in the Spring while I was still very ill and struggling very much. I had gone through 4 years of great difficulty, since my first breakdown in July 2012 and I was only …


McLeod Family enjoy a Holiday in one of our Caravans

To all at Dream a way   A big thank you for making our summer holidays.  We had a fantastic week staying in your terrific caravan.    We were lucky enough to have great weather, making the most of the beach.   …


Wałęsa Family Writes a Huge Letter of Thanks to Dream-A-Way

Without Your Help we could not do the work we do – Jeff Merrett MBE   Dream-A-Way helps many families  and we have many thanks from our clients for the grants we provide. But this letter really touched our hearts …


John’s wish to Swim with Dolphins came true

Dream-a-way were delighted to be able to fulfill the dreams of a wonderful character John Bahrij whose wish was to swim with dolphins in Mexico. John who has MS took his holiday solely on his own and enjoyed every single …


Jill and Peter Dream Come True

Dream-A-Way are delighted to have helped to make a very special dream come true for a lovely couple. Devoted Exmouth couple, Jill and Peter Lewis have just taken their first ever cruise and cannot stop talking about their holiday of …


Barry Trip Paved in Gold with a trip to London

Barry had a wonderful time in London thanks to your donations to Dream-A-Way, we were able to send him on a trip to where apparently the streets are paved with Gold. We received a lovely letter expressing his thanks to Dream-A-Way …


Martin Expresses his Thanks

One of the families we have helped over the years are The Boults and Martin wanted to share his thanks in a letter. With his permission, we have published it here   Dear Jeff, Gill and the Dream-A-Way team, I …