What we do

  •  Forest School programmes for local primary and secondary schools

  • Outdoor learning/ Wild Wellbeing 

  • ISEND Family Nature Connection Days

  • Sibling Nature Connection Days

  •  Family Fun Woodland sessions

  • Adult team-building sessions

  •  Birthday parties

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Reindeer making at Xmas
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About us

Both of us are:

  • Qualified level 3 Forest School leaders.

  • Qualified for First Aid outdoors.

  • Qualified teachers 

  • Penny (PGCE- secondary)

  • Helen (PGCE-primary)

  • Fully insured for all ages and forest school activities

  • Between us we have experience of setting up and implementing four forest schools in a range of settings - primary, secondary and an after school club.

Forest School

Discover more about the freedom of learning outside the classroom  and our forest school opportunities for local schools and community groups. 

Woodland Days

Our Woodland Days are available to schools and local groups. We can deliver a range of curriculum subjects in a very stimulating, ancient woodland. If you want to take your children outside the classroom to learn and discover more, click below.

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your wild thing's birthday in the freedom of the woods.

Contact us

If you would like to find out more, please contact Helen or Penny.

Upcoming Events 2022

ISEND Family Nature Connection Days
Funded by The Welton Fund and Nino Fund at Sussex Community Foundation
Our next fully funded sessions are:
Sunday 16th January 2022 
Sunday 13th February 2022
Sunday 13th March 2022
Sessions are free for all members of the family. They are open to any families who have a child with SEND. Please contact Della Wilkinson at the SIBS Service for bookings -


Exciting new forest school sessions for the blind and visually impaired community

Wilder Life Wellbeing CIC are now offering fully funded forest school sessions for children aged 8-16 with a sight impairment.

The next sessions are:

Saturday 15th January 2022

Saturday 29th January 2022

Saturday 19th February 2022

Saturday 26th February 2022

Saturday 13th March 2022

Saturday 27th March 2022

Sessions are free and run 9.30-12pm at Herstmonceux Castle Woods. Please contact Helen Stringfellow on 07712 158410 or for bookings. 

Funded by East Sussex County Council's Hastings OA Enrichment and Re-engagement with Learning fund