Forest Folk

Who is is for?

Forest Folk is for adults with mental health needs. 

When/Where does it happen? 

We meet on the last Sunday of every month. Our Forest Folk session are in Chopwell Woodland Park, between 10 and 3pm


26 Jul, 30 Aug, 27 Sep, 25 Oct, 29 Nov, 13 Dec, 31 Jan, 28 Feb, 28 Mar. 

You must be booked onto our sessions in order to attend. 

How will I get there?

There is a return-minibus that collects participants from Newcastle City, or you can make your own way there. 

What activities will I take part in? 

Our sessions are a great day in the woods cooking healthy food on the fire, learning new bushcraft and creative skills and relaxing in nature with great company. (+Easy access for limited mobility).  

How do I join, or refer someone? 

You can refer someone to our group, or you can self refer. All you need to do is send us an email ( or msg/call 07713642169 and fill in this referral form: REFERRAL FORM You must be booked onto our sessions in order to attend. 

Nature Trips coming up...

(Our Forest Folk group arranges a few trips each month to interesting green sites around the North East, they are free, but you need to pay for your own transport and food/lunch)

Upcoming dates to be confirmed

Photos by Ernie Paxton

CIC Number: 11559289  |   07713642169