ABOUT US

Tir Coed is a charity that engages people with woodlands through volunteering, training and bespoke activities that increase well-being, develop skills and improve woodlands for the benefit of everyone

Get Involved

About Tree

Over the past 20 years Tir Coed has developed a comprehensive engagement model that supports people as they develop, from first step engagement through to employment. All of the work carried out by volunteers and trainees improves the health of the woodland and its accessibility for the benefit of the whole community.

Our aim

VISION

Thriving sustainable rural communities integrated with the natural environment.

MISSION

To unlock the potential of woodlands to provide a community facility, educational and health activities, and to create job opportunities for disadvantaged individuals in rural Wales. With the aim to make positive lasting change.

Tree 100% engaged with the natural environment 65% said they felt optimistic during the project 80% of respondents felt they were more equipped to take on responsibilities 88% of respondents felt they were learning job specific skills

Our model

Over the last 20 years Tir Coed have become experts on how best to engage people with woodland activities. The following model shows the theory of change our participants have progressed through time and time again:

TIR COED ENGAGEMENT MODEL

Toc Progression

History

Working with communities and woodlands since 1998

History Tree

Our team

Meet the team

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Ffion Farnell
FFION FARNELL
Chief Executive Officer
Teresa Walters
TERESA WALTERS
Executive Officer
Helen Gethin
HELEN GETHIN
Finance Manager
Fay Hollick
FAY HOLLICK
Administration and Finance Officer
Angie Martin
ANGIE MARTIN
Accreditation Manager
Linda Smith
LINDA SMITH
Accreditation Officer
Anna Dauksta
ANNA DAUKSTA
Training and Accreditation Officer
Rhys Russell
RHYS RUSSELL
Communications and Marketing Officer
Eleri Phillips
ELERI PHILLIPS
PhD Student
Nancy Hardy
NANCY HARDY
Carmarthenshire Co-ordinator
Ben Burrage
BEN BURRAGE
Carmarthenshire Activity Leader
Peter Lee-Thompson
PETER LEE-THOMPSON
Carmarthenshire Activity Leader
Cath Seymour
CATH SEYMOUR
Ceredigion Co-ordinator
Steve Parkin
STEVE PARKIN
Ceredigion Mentor
Cath Rigler
CATH RIGLER
Ceredigion Activity Leader
Jonathan Stevie Stevenson
JONATHAN STEVIE STEVENSON
Ceredigion Activity Leader
Adam Dawson
ADAM DAWSON
Pembrokeshire Co-ordinator
Nancy Hardy
NANCY HARDY
Pembrokeshire Mentor
Emily Wilson
EMILY WILSON
Pembrokeshire Activity Leader
Thomas Haskett
THOMAS HASKETT
Pembrokeshire Activity Leader
Anna Georgiou
ANNA GEORGIOU
Elan Links Volunteer & Training Co-ordinator
Gayle Atherfold-Dudley
GAYLE ATHERFOLD-DUDLEY
Powys Mentor
Colin Titley
COLIN TITLEY
Powys Activity Leader
Hazel Osbourne
HAZEL OSBOURNE
Powys Activity Leader

Trustees

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Adrian Wells (Chairman) | Anna Prytherch | Bob Shaw | Guy Evans | Hannah Wilcox Brooke 

Isabel Bottoms | Keith Blacker | Leila Sharland | Roger Thomas

Ross Lister 

FREELANCE TUTORS

Staff Crop

Our partners

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Supporters & Funders

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