Orbis Group - Birchwood School Cardiff


Oakfield House and Birchwood School is located on the land of a former manor house.

Welcome to Oakfield House and Birchwood School

Oakfield House and Birchwood School is a residential home and specialist school in Cardiff for children with needs associated with Autism (ASD) and Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties (SEMH) . Our school is rated GOOD by Estyn for its quality of education.

We provide bright and welcoming living and learning environments for children from age 5 to 19 in school, and age 8 to 18 in residential. Our approach blends education and care with therapeutic support. We focus on life, work and independence skills, and above all, having fun! We want young people to develop into happy, confident and independent adults with wonderful memories of their childhood and the skills to move forward.

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Our Location

We are located in a former manor house just off Junction 32 of the M4 near the friendly village of Whitchurch, the Taff Trail and Castell Coch, and just 10 minutes from Cardiff, with its shops, museums, parks and castles.

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Orbis Group - Birchwood School outside of building with swings


Read more about our in-house therapies here.

The Orb

Our pioneering Academy Living initiative offers a range of learning environments where individuals can practice life skills, enjoy hands-on work experience and play an active and essential role in their community.

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