To provide a secure home setting for the residents in order to create a basis for development.
Garvald is an independent centre which provides residential care and workshop training for thirty two young adults with a range of learning difficulties.
The centre works with young adults of sixteen years and upwards. The philosophy and practice of the work is based on the work and ideas of Rudolf Steiner.
There are seven different training areas namely; Bakery; woodwork; gardening; weaving; crafts; Estate; (outdoor) work and laundry.
Residents and staff live together in four different houses.
Garvald also operate a day service for clients who are not residential.