Portfolio Category: Nurture Group Network

Nurture Group Network | Shane

Shane’s childhood was chaotic and stressful; by high school, he was fighting with others to try to assert his power until the relationships he made at a nurture group helped him find a different way of relating to people. Nurture groups are small groups run in schools to support children like Shane who, for a…
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Nurture Group Network | Emma

Aged 11, Emma experienced such anxiety about the transition from primary to secondary school that she was terrified even walking through the doors of her new school. Spending time in a nurture group helped her regain her resilience. Nurture groups are small groups run in schools to support children like Emma who, for a variety…
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Nurture Group Network | Marion Bennathan is…

One of the Nurture Group Network’s founders is their Life President, Marion Bennathan, an eminent child psychologist, advocate of nurture and of disadvantaged children, and friend and colleague of Marjorie Boxall (who came up with and developed the idea of nurture groups as an intervention).

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