Our Mental Health Pledge

“Flying Start Nurseries are committed to tackling the stigma surrounding mental health by ensuring staff are trained in Mental Health Awareness, amending all relevant policies and procedures and dealing with mental health and physical health in the same way.”

Sharon Cowburn, Managing Director, signed the Time to Change pledge in front of her management team and presented it to all staff in early 2016.

A Focus Group now meets regularly to develop a range of initiatives to impact the well-being and resilience of our staff, customers and children.

Our Mental Health Mentor

Flying Start Nurseries are proud to have a Mental Health Mentor to represent the company and who will be happy to discuss any mental health issues privately with you. She is 

Jane Wells – Based at Saltash Nursery 

Please click on the picture of Jane to watch a short video of her introducing herself.

Jane Wells


You can contact either Jane on the email address below :

Jane Wells – pwells24@googlemail.com