The Seeds of Change Ltd

Type of service:
Schools And Education Providers
The Acorn Centre, Newland Road, Walgrave, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN6 9PZ
Telephone number:
01234 881871
Mobile number:
07824 549204
Service description:

The Seeds of Change is an alternative education provision that uses horses to deliver therapeutic and academic courses in outdoor environments.
They work with children, young people, and adults (aged 5+) who want to achieve their potential and improve their life chances in school or the workplace.

The Seeds of Change is for:

  • Young people who are disengaged from mainstream education and require an intervention that supports them to overcome barriers to their learning.
  • Anyone with low aspirations or low self-esteem.
  • Anyone who has encountered serious emotional or physical trauma, social deprivation, bereavement, or domestic violence.
  • Young people with conditions such as selective mutism, self-harm, eating disorders, drug or alcohol abuse, addictions, offending behaviour, mental health problems, anxiety disorders, and autism / ASD.

The Seeds of Change offer structured sessions that are learner-led and focus on specific pre-agreed outcomes. They provide one-to-one interventions, and City & Guilds qualifications in Land Based Services, Employability Skills, Functional Skills in English, and Functional Skills in Maths.

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Age range:
5 years - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:30 - 16:30
Tuesday 09:30 - 16:30
Wednesday 09:30 - 16:30
Thursday 09:30 - 16:30
Friday 09:30 - 16:30
Ofsted Inspection Grade:
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • Not in Education, Employment, or Training (NEET)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Professional referral
  • School referral
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