Why be Outdoors

There are simply lots of reasons why we love the outdoors and many of our courses and workshops are centered around being outdoors, enjoying nature, learning about your natural green spaces and developing a bond with those spaces around you. It’s very important to us! If you are a Forest School practitioner you’ll already have an idea why from your studies but if you are new to the joy of outdoor activities boosting moral, wellbeing, health and bringing about positive change to mental health then have a read below at just some of the amazing articles we found on the subject.

40 Astounding Benefits of Outdoor Nature Play for Kids

Green Space Good for your Child’s Mental Health

Low Childhood Nature Exposure is Associated with Worse Mental Health in Adulthood

Health Benefits of Nature Experience: Psychological, Social and Cultural Processes