The Wildside is a forest school based in the North East of England. We offer vital free or affordable child care, respite days, education and meal services in our urban outdoor sanctuary. Our participants are of all ages from pre-school children up to the elderly and we also cater for those with complex physical or mental needs. Our mission is to to offer people of all ages and walks of life an opportunity to pause, listen and connect with themselves, each other and nature in order to build personal confidence, resilience and mental wellbeing. We want to create a safe community hub, where everyone feels welcome, valued and can have fun!