COVID 19 UPDATE: Avocet House and Turnstone House remain open throughout the Covid 19 epidemic, all necessary precautions are being taken to ensure the safety of our young people, staff and visitors.  Referrals continue to be accepted and any enquiries should be referred to the Principal, Vicki Collings.

Download our Covid 19 Action Plan for further information and for details of our remote education offer.


SES Kite commenced on 4 September 2020 providing a new provision for post 18 year olds.

Attitude Festival 2021

June 2021

Attitude 2021 was the third, and by far the biggest, camping festival at SES to date. The weather was superb and the mix of activities seemed to work really well, with something for all the young people.  Everyone had a fantastic time with plenty of things to get involved in, such as; live music, Forest School activities, festival make-up, crafts, drumming and a bouncy castle.  There was a plenty of food available and everyone thoroughly enjoyed… Continue Reading

North Norfolk adventure

June 2021

One of the young people from Turnstone House decided to embark on an adventure in North Norfolk, with the goal to walk the entire North Norfolk Coastal Path. The challenge was set over Continue Reading

Derbyshire trip

May 2021

Several of our young people and staff went on a residential trip to Derbyshire in May.  Many of the young people overcame personal fears and worked really well together, offering support to each Continue Reading

Assault course fun!

September 2020

At the beginning of September several of the adults and young people set off on a mission to complete a 1km assault course in the woods. After a practice run it got competitive Continue Reading

‘Attitude’ Festival 2020!

July 2020

The second on-site camping festival was held at Turnstone House this year. All the young people and five adults successfully pitched their own tents (and kept them fantastically neat!), then camped out for Continue Reading