Summergil HouseSummergil House is located in Presteigne, on the border of Herefordshire and Powys
Welcome to Summergil House
Surrounded by 18 acres of fields and woodlands, with its own stream and lake, a swimming pool, sports hall and vast amounts of in and outdoor learning and play opportunities, Summergil House is a stunning school and home on the border of Herefordshire and Powys.
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 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
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! The staff make me feel like family. They are my family now!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
You will never find a place like this anywhere else. I wish my son could stay here for ever.Ty Bronllys 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
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
Persistence and patience. And the want to make life better. Well done Orbis. Again!Ty Carreg Parent
Very proud he's doing so well and the Summergil team have done so much for him. He opens up now and talks about his feelings. It's wonderful. It's lovely that he comes home and talks about his day, where he never did before.Parent A Parent
We didn’t know he could ever be this settled, happy and proud of himself. It is incredible.Orbis Abbey Rose Parent
With 18 acres of rolling fields and woodland in Presteigne on the border of Herefordshire and Powys, we offer a peaceful and calm community made up of a cluster of converted cottages, a sprawling manor house, and a modern school building which houses a sports hall, classrooms, kitchens and a swimming pool.View on Map
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.Read More