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A Community Interest Company providing land-based alternative education programmes, skills workshops and community wellbeing sessions on a rural small holding just outside Worcester.

We offer tailored educational and therapeutic support for young people, as well as workshops and events for schools, adults and community groups.


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Land-based alternative education provision, visits and activities programmes for school groups

Bonterre Blooms

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Sustainably grown cut flowers and foliage, wedding packages and floristry workshops


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Open-access wellbeing sessions, family activities, group visits and workshops

Our Mission

“At Bonterre we recognise that for some children, conventional classroom based learning is not a setting in which they can thrive, particularly for those with educational, behavioural and emotional challenges.

We understand that we learn better through doing and that learning takes place in diverse ways. We understand that basic needs must be met before effective learning can take place and that trust and respect are paramount for a healthy learning environment.

Our fundamental aim and objective is to unlock potential, helping children to learn, share, discover and feel that they do have a future and a right to a purposeful place in society.”
Mike Stringer
Bonterre Founder and Director

Our Guiding Principles

At Bonterre, we believe that all young people are important and that each child has unique talents, abilities and gifts.
Our fundamental aim and objective is to unlock potential, helping children to realise what they ‘can’ do and have to offer.
Outdoor, creative hands-on learning can play a very important role in developing children of any age, creating balance and positivity.
We believe that everybody has a future and a right to a purposeful place in society.
We are passionate about sustainability and the wellbeing benefits that a better connection to nature and the physical world around us can bring.

Support us

Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly supermarket shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising free donations for Bonterre CIC with Easyfundraising?

Register with, choose Bonterre CIC as your beneficiary, and access your normal shopping sites through the easyfundraising portal. Retailers in the scheme will give us a free donation when you spend with them!

Get in Touch

Bonterre offers a wide range of services that are individually designed to meet a range of different needs for individuals or groups, children or adults.

Please contact us to discuss your requirements or to find out more about how you can get involved in supporting us.

Get in touch with us today!

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