Our Vision

Vision – The world our organisation wants to see

A world where people have the opportunities and support they need to grow positive, sustainable futures. 

Purpose – The part we will play in making our vision happen

To provide a unique rural setting where people can feel safe and be supported to develop the skills they need to fulfil their potential, free from the distractions of everyday life.

Mission – what we actually do on the ground

Our mission is to –

  • Deliver tailored learning programmes to children and young people, vulnerable adults, and to the staff of the organisations that support them.
  • Work with our surrounding community to support, sustain and build a brighter future for our local area.
  • Offer our hospitality, recreational facilities and training to groups who support our charitable purpose.
  • The core programmes we run to support our mission are-
  • Adventure Activities
  • Nature Connections (bushcraft, conservation, gardening)
  • Music and Art
  • Renewable Energy Education.

Beliefs – core ideology that guides our decision making and work

We believe:

  • All people regardless of their needs or circumstances can extend their boundaries and build their potential through our Personal, Social and Emotional Development programmes.
  • In supporting the development, and building the prosperity, of our surrounding local communities through our work.
  • That building lasting partnerships with other agencies is the most effective way to deliver our programmes.
  • That offering opportunities for continuing personal and professional development to our staff and volunteers is the key to delivering our mission.
  • In an ethical approach towards resourcing food, materials and energy.


We value:

  • Welcoming a wide diversity of groups from all backgrounds into our unique community and learning from each other.
  • The contribution of volunteering across all aspects of our work
  • Our environment and are committed to conserving and sustaining it in all our actions