We provide specialist residential care with onsite education for children and young people aged between 9 and 17.
We are an independent specialist residential and day provider for boys and girls, who are aged 9 - 17 and have social, emotional, behavioural and associated difficulties.
All our children and young people have identified social, emotional and mental health difficulties. They may also have learning difficulties such as autistic spectrum disorders including Asperger’s Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, moderate learning difficulties and other specific learning difficulties.
We are committed to providing the highest standards in both Education and Care
Our vision is to create a safe, and caring community where there is a passion for learning and mutual respect for all.
Children and young people have the opportunity to develop to their full potenial in preparation for their future lives.
With bags packed, and an air of magical excitement, it was with anticipation that six young...
Wings School Cumbria
It was a case of viva l'Espana for a group of young people from Wings School Cumbria and...
The very wet conditions at the Westmorland County Show didn't put a 'dampener' on...
Since arriving at Wings in January 2018, Kerry* has taken part in the Wings Equine Educational...
Sarah’s* placement started at Wings Cumbria in 2015. Initially, she was accommodated...
Wings School Cumbria, Success Stories
After 7 placement breakdowns in 5 years, Andrew* started his placement at Wings when he was...
“K arrived at Wings Cumbria following a very unsettled period, he is now making excellent progress."
"K is very happy and has built up very positive relationships with staff who understand his needs."
Independent Review Officer (IRO)
"H has made progress in all areas and is thriving at Wings."
“Wings School Cumbria has a nice feeling and environment to it; there is a good balance between school and the living environment. Staff are friendly and organised.”
Principal: Donagh McKillop