Welcome To Hedleys College

Hedleys College is a high quality specialist further education and training provider for young people aged 16-25 with a range of learning difficulties and disabilities who require specialist individual programmes to develop their communication, independence and employability skills to make a successful transition into adulthood within the North East region.

The College site is based at Forest Hall in Newcastle and offers a range of programmes and flexible packages of further education and training across Tyne and Wear. The College is part of the wider Percy Hedley Foundation which offers a range of support for students who attend our provision. This includes access to high quality integrated therapy, social enterprises, the Hedley Employability Project and the Hedleys Sport and leisure facilities.

Students are supported by the Hedley interdisciplinary team of specialists and Therapists, Specialist Learning Support Assistants and Tutors. The college works in partnership with a wide range of services, supported employment programmes, general further education establishments and volunteering projects to support students into a successful transition.

“Achieve, Believe and Succeed”

This principle is underpinned by the Percy Hedley Foundation ethos of Achievement for All.