Founded in 2006, Future Roots offers unique and varied opportunities for young people who have found leanring in the traditional classroom environment challenging. Set on a 30-acre farm in rural West Dorset, this social enterprise engages young people - especially those who find it difficult to trust - in alternative learning and nurture groups. Future Roots' mission is to ensure all young people have an opportunity to learn in an inclusive environment that is safe, enabling and creative enough to meet indivdual need.
Press Releases for Future Roots
Why farming is the key to helping young people most at risk reach their potential
Farming has the potential to be one of the greatest learning environments that can be offered to young people, according to Julie Plumley from Future Roots. Passionate about farming and helping young people in equal measure, Julie is the owner and founder of Future Roots, an organisation that is successfully demonstrating the need for “other” learning opportunities to enable young people to reach their potential.
Release Date: 24th June 2021