Welcome to
The Mulberry Bush

The Mulberry Bush is a not-for-profit charity with a mission to provide services to meet the needs of emotionally troubled and traumatised children, young people their families and communities.

Our services currently consist of:
The Mulberry Bush School, a non-maintained residential special school and children’s home providing integrated 38-week and 52-week specialist residential therapeutic care, treatment and education for traumatised children aged 5-13 and their families from across England and Wales.

The Mulberry Bush Learning and Research Centre is based at Linden House, Standlake, Oxfordshire and comprises The Mulberry Bush Outreach, our outreach and training department, The Mulberry Bush Research and our free alliance The International Centre for Therapeutic Care.

The Mulberry Bush Third Space (MB3) is our indoor and outdoor space in Toddington, Gloucestershire, for events, conferences and workshops, incorporating the Planned Environment Therapy Archive and The National Childcare Library.

You can find out about the impact our services have nationally and within the context of those children and families that we help, by reading our latest Impact Report on our charity pages.

Referrals

Please contact Angus Burnett if you need to discuss or arrange a referral for our 38-week or 52-week programmes. Call
01865 300202 or 07775 441730

Donate

Can you help us with a DONATION to help us look after the children in our care?

Oh, and do check out our social media channels (Facebook and Twitter)!

The Mulberry Bush
School

The leading therapeutic residential school in the UK for traumatised children and their families. We offer 38 & 52 week residential provision, working in close partnership with each child’s family and referring authority.

The Learning & Research Centre

The centre of excellence for trauma-informed practice, teaching and research, incorporating The Mulberry Bush Outreach, The Mulberry Bush Research and The International Centre for Therapeutic Care.

ABOUT THE CHARITY

Find out more about our charitable objective: ‘to provide specialist therapeutic services to meet the social, emotional and educational needs of troubled & traumatised children, their families and communities’. We welcome donations to allow us to continue our vital work.

MB3

Our indoor and outdoor space for conferences, training courses, workshops, seminars, study and research and for use by schools, clubs and groups.
Incorporating The Planned Environment Therapy Archive and The National Childcare Library.

News & Announcements

Care of Young Offenders: Progress or Decline?

"Lessons have been learnt" is the familiar response from government or independent agencies after findings of incompetence or bad practice. Do we need to learn lessons from the past to avoid disasters in today's provision for young offenders or is all well in the...

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Leadership for an Emotionally Aware Environment 2020-21

Registration is open now for 'Leadership for an Emotionally Aware Environment 2020-21', a series of online, practice development workshops led by senior members of The Mulberry Bush Outreach team. Starting on 23 September, the series features twelve, two hour online...

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