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Half-term Wilderness Explorers Camps 2018

Wilderness Explorers Day Camps Our popular Wilderness Explorers camps are based across our whole 40-acre site and include forest play, shelter building, camp fires, nature investigations and free play. Explorers camps are run by our Forest School leader and suit children aged 5-10 yrs. Places limited, don't miss out! Dates Monday 12th Feb, Wed 14th [...]

2018-09-26T09:46:41+00:00December 18th, 2017|Chatham Green Project, Events, Foundation News|0 Comments

Do something good – Give As You Live

Buying items online? Please use Give As you Live first so the Wilderness Foundation receives a donation Christmas is coming! You may have seen from our Facebook and Twitter updates that we are running a campaign around supporters of our work using the Give As You Live portal when making online purchases. For each item [...]

2018-09-26T09:46:41+00:00December 7th, 2017|Foundation News, Fundraising|0 Comments

Parents Support Group – 5th December 2017 at 1930

In response to requests received from parents of some of the children with whom we work, Mrs. Jo Roberts, CEO of Wilderness Foundation UK is pleased to offer our first Parents Support Group to provide parents with a platform to share their experience in dealing with young people who require help and support. Our first [...]

2018-09-26T09:46:41+00:00November 21st, 2017|Events, Foundation News|0 Comments

Do something good – mentor a vulnerable young person in Essex

Our volunteer mentors help young people to find their own true self; to experience their own attempts, failures and successes, and by so doing, to develop their own natural strengths and potential

2018-09-26T09:46:41+00:00November 17th, 2017|Foundation News, Volunteering|Comments Off on Do something good – mentor a vulnerable young person in Essex

Do something good this #GivingTuesday

#givingtuesday is the day to do good stuff for charity #givingtuesday arrived in the UK in 2014. Since then, the day has gone on to become one of Britain’s biggest days for charities, raising millions of pounds for good causes. This year, #givingtuesday falls on Tuesday 28th November - the Tuesday following the widely recognised [...]

2018-09-26T09:46:41+00:00November 16th, 2017|Foundation News, Fundraising, Volunteering|0 Comments

Mentor Training is available !!

Wilderness Foundation UK volunteers make a difference Some help troubled young people turn their lives around. Some work outdoors to help preserve wild spaces. Some accomplish both goals by working on fundraising and public awareness campaigns. All gain the satisfaction of contributing to the wellbeing of our communities and our planet. Most volunteer opportunities are [...]

2018-09-26T09:46:42+00:00September 28th, 2017|Foundation News, Volunteering|0 Comments

Children's Halloween Camps 2017!

Wilderness Explorers Day Camps Our popular Wilderness Explorers camps are based across our whole 40-acre site and include forest play, shelter building, camp fires, nature investigations and free play. Dates Monday 23rd, Wed 25th & Fri 27th Oct 2017 Times Camp activities are 10am to 3pm. We offer an early drop off from 9.30 a.m. [...]

2018-09-26T09:46:42+00:00September 20th, 2017|Chatham Green Project, Events, Foundation News|0 Comments

Prince Harry explores the countryside with the Chatham Green Project

The award winning Chatham Green Project is a farm education and conservation  initiative on 400 acres of farmland in the heart of Essex Focused on sustainable land use, the project investigates how we can utilise the land more effectively to better balance the 21st century needs of farming, nature and communities. Through this initiative, we [...]

2018-09-26T09:46:42+00:00September 15th, 2017|Foundation News|0 Comments

HRH Prince Harry visits the Wilderness Foundation UK

It was our pleasure and honour to welcome HRH Prince Harry to the Wilderness Foundation UK today (14/09/2017) The Prince spent over 90 minutes meeting with children and young people who have experienced for themselves the positive power of nature to improve lives and the positive power of humanity to save wilderness. In a packed [...]