Dan Y CoedDan Y Coed is located opposite the long stretches of golden sand of Swansea Bay.
Welcome to Dan Y Coed
Located on the spectacular Swansea Bay coastline, Dan y Coed is a state-of-the-art specialist school and home for children with autism and learning disability.
Our team of creative education, care and therapeutic professionals support children to feel safe and respected, whilst providing bright and colourful child-friendly environments in which to learn, live and make friends. Our aim is to help children to simply be themselves, creating lasting memories of childhood as they develop into independent young people and adults.
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Head of Education
What People Are Saying
They are our go-to provider for children with disabilities.Lead Commissioner Professional
We are so reassured by the highly knowledgeable and enthusiastic carers. We are so thankful that you amazing people are so committed to helping individuals with autism live the very best life.Ty Coryton Parent
He is so happy at Dan y Coed. Everyone is so lovely. If he is happy then I am happy.Parent B Parent
Orbis are seen as one of the better providers around and are a go-to when we have particularly complex children.Team Manager Professional
We didn’t know he could ever be this settled, happy and proud of himself. It is incredible.Parent
I can’t praise the staff enough! It is more than I dared to dream of. It is the best thing that has ever happened to him.Summergil House Parent
You will never find a place like this anywhere else. I wish my son could stay here for ever.Ty Bronllys Parent
We couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful and calming location. The impact on our son has been a revelation.The Old Vicarage Parent
I'm actually in tears! You have no idea, not just how much you've changed our lives, but how you have saved our lives!Ty Coryton Parent
Dan y Coed in West Cross, Swansea, sits beside the golden sands of Swansea Bay, just minutes away from the secluded bays and hidden coastal coves, and the vibrant city centre with its castles, parks and shops.View on Map
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