Welcome to Wild things!
Wild things! is an award winning environmental education charity based on the magnificent Moray Firth, in Scotland. We offer a range of inspiring wilderness, nature and outdoor learning experiences for all ages and abilities, regardless of learning challenges, physical difficulties, financial constraints…or even a fear of spiders!
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Mental Health First Aid Essentials
Mental Health First Aid Essentials is a 2-day course designed to help participants better understand mental distress, ‘mental health problems’ and mental illness. It will resolve common misunderstandings and foster respectful, inclusive and supportive responses to those who are unwell or in distress. It aims to equip participants to provide appropriate help and information to … Continued27 Jul 2016 |
Understanding and Managing Challenging Behaviour Level 5
Understanding and Managing Challenging Behaviour Level 5! We are running an accredited Understanding and Managing Challenging Behaviour training course on Thursday 8th and Friday 9th December, from 09:30 – 16:30 each day. The course is being run by Developing Youth Practice. Course participants will receive a little pre course paperwork, a workbook and a practice guide and toolkit. Places are … Continued11 Jul 2016 |
Learning Through Nature in Minority Communities
Wild things! is a Scottish charity based in Moray which seeks to overcome educational, social or economic disadvantages through contact with the natural world. Our education programmes and accredited courses have evolved over the past 14 years and to benefit over 13,000 students and carry out essential conservation work, protecting a variety of habitats in … Continued27 May 2016 |
We are very fortunate to have Gordon Buchanan, Wildlife Filmaker of over twenty years, as our Patron.
“The work that Jennie and her team do to encourage people from all backgrounds and abilities to get outside, learn about, experience the great outdoors is really inspiring and I look forward to working with them to support this extremely valuable work.”
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