The Community Learning Center
The Thai Child Development Foundation offers scholorships to underpriviledged children and also runs educational programs at the Community Learning Center. On weekdays the Special School is open for students with special needs. On saturday the center is open for all local youth. Besides the educational programs for local children the foundation offers trainings, seminars, workshops, weekend retreats and camps in Thai and English all year round.
There are 1 day to 1month programs for 6-40 people groups, school classes & teams of all ages :
Learning by doing (school) camps
Internships & scholarships
Artist in residence programs
Environmental eduaction events
Teach the teacher trainings
Teambuilding & CSR programs
Natural building , perma-culture & circular economy workshops
Yoga & Mindfullness retreats
Youth leadership skills trainings
Certified childrens yoga teacher trainings
Woman & girls empowerment program
Recycle bank set up support programs
You can book the forest school and the Community Learning Center as a venue too. The center is on a big property surrounded by forest, rivers and waterfalls near the small mountain town of Phato (12 km). The closest city is Ranong (airport 12 km).
On the property you will find:
- Community Learning Center
- Special School for Special need Students
- Occupational training center
- Mud house education village
- Yoga retreat
- Organic farm
- Slow food restaurant
- Sport field & playground
- Family friendly riverside jungle resort
The center with all its facilities is set up according to the three core values of permaculture & self-sustainability:
- Care for the earth,
- care for the people
- Fair share.
100 % of the profit (!) of educational events is reinvested in the occupational training center& organic farm for the disabled children from the Thai Child Development Foundation.
DO CONTACT AS NOW TO PLAN YOUR VISIT!