Every Child Counts is the only school for learning disabled children in the
attend from all over the
obtain an education that they
are unable to receive in main stream schools. Many are profoundly disabled.
For many of these children, the opportunities provided by ECC
will enable them to perform in a basic work environment and achieve a
level of independence.
At Emerald Organics, we work with specific children to show them the
basics of farming: how to sow, tend and reap. For two days per week
during term time, they come to the farm and together with
volunteers, they work and learn.
Sometimes, they take their products to market and calculate their
The individual stories
of some of the children who work with us provide hope and inspiration -
click on the images at the top right of the screen to read more.
In addition to the individuals that we work with, we are always pleased to
welcome larger groups by appointment.
unfamiliar to young children, and are always a great (learning!) day