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.

We’re Open

March 2013

The new staff team commenced duties on September 3rd and spent an intensive four week induction period prior to the first young people arriving. An essential part of this training was delivered by six young people from Avocet House who visited Turnstone House to help train the new team through a 'Question Time' session. Adults from Turnstone House had prepared an extensive range of questions to help support their understanding by listeneing to the viewpoint… Continue Reading

Back to the 40s

March 2013

Last term Ben and Norman went back in time to experience life in wartime Norwich. Based at the old corner shop and The Bridewell Museum in Norwich, the boys spent a day experiencing Continue Reading

It’s all Good in the Woods

March 2013

This poem was written by a looked after child from a London Borough who was formally placed in a children’s home in a seaside town in Kent, at which he was a serial Continue Reading