Community groups

Investing in the social and emotional development of children and young people benefits whole communities.

Thrive supports families by understanding the social and emotional needs of children and young people at different stages of their lives.

Start your Thrive journey today

  • Work in a targeted way with children and young people who may have experienced interruptions in their development
  • Create individual action plans that can be implemented by the adults closed to the young people you work with
  • Select from a raft of practical, creative and fun activities that can be used at home and in schools


Help children and young people re-engage with life and learning

Thrive's experiential training and online profiling and action-planning tool will support you in understanding the social and emotional development of the children and young people you work with, resulting in improved health and wellbeing for the whole community.





Facilitate positive change


Become a Thrive Licensed Practitioner

As a Thrive Licensed Practitioner, you will be equipped with a deep, practical knowledge of Thrive and the underpinning theory and skills required to meet the social and emotional needs of the children and young people you work with.

You will learn about the developmental journey children go on as they grow, including the stages of social and emotional development and how the brain changes at each stage. You will explore the role of the arts, play and creativity in supporting the needs of young people and develop strategies for building supportive relationships.

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Provide targeted support


A unique system for screening, action-planning and monitoring

Using Thrive-Online, our web-based profiling, action-planning and monitoring tool, you can review young people’s social and emotional skills and create custom action plans for families, teachers and colleagues to follow. 

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Continuing professional development

Further develop your Thrive practice


Explore a range of courses to suit your needs

These short courses run throughout the year and are designed to deepen your knowledge of the Thrive Approach and inspire you with ideas and strategies to take back to your setting. Topics include change and loss, connecting with animals and nature, stress and anxiety and working with parents and carers.




 Contact us to discuss how the Thrive Approach can help you