Improving the life chances of children and young people

Improving the life chances of children and young people

Championing nurture in education

We help to unlock pupils’ potential, by removing barriers to learning. In the last two years we’ve reached:


children and young people


 education professionals

Who we work with

We support the whole education system, to ensure that every child and young person gets the support they need to have the best possible chance in life.

and Trusts
Local Authority
Local Education
Violence Reduction
Violence Reduction Units
and Academics

Removing the barriers

to learning by

Training practitioners in nurture provision and providing tools and resources

Helping to foster a nurturing culture across the whole school

Influencing educational policy

Campaigning to raise awareness

Success stories

A photo of a young male adult called Connah
Watch Connah's story as talks about how a nurture group enabled him to communicate with others more effectively by building up his confidence.
A photo of a young female adult called Emma
Watch Emma's story as she explains how a nurture group helped to build up her confidence and to overcome her anxiety at school.
A photo of a young male adult called Shane
Watch Shane's story to see how being a part of a nurture group supported him to overcome issues at home and help with his anger management.

Latest news and blog posts

The opening of Robin’s Nest – a tribute to Robin Lee
One of the most effective ways to support pupils with their social, emotional and mental health needs is by implementing a whole-school approach to nurture. The perfect example of a…
First Multi Academy Trust to receive National Nurturing Schools Award
The Inclusive Multi Academy Trust, Watford, has become the first Trust of schools in the UK to receive the National Nurturing Schools Award for all three of its schools. The…
nurtureuk to provide countywide nurture provision across Kent
nurtureuk have been selected as the preferred provider for the Kent County Council Whole School Approaches to Nurture Service. From September 2021, we will be supporting over 300 mainstream schools in…
The impact of our work with the Kent & Medway Violence Reduction Unit
Since September 2020, nurtureuk has been working with the Kent and Medway Violence Reduction Unit (VRU) as part of their Inclusion in Schools project. Ultimately the main aim is to achieve…
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Nurturing remotely during the pandemic: Language is a vital means of communication
Checking in with parents/families telephonically during lockdown using the 6 principles of nurture: The Classroom offers a safe base Is everyone safe and well in the household? Has anyone been…
In loving memory of Mel Moczulski
It is with a heavy heart that the world says farewell to Melissa Moczulski. Mel was a dedicated and passionate nurturer and together with Rose Cope, benefitted from and gave…