As a national charity and not-for-profit organisation, Camphill Village Trust brings over 65 years of experience, knowledge and passion to supporting people with learning disabilities, autism, mental health challenges and complex needs.
As a not-for-profit organisation, Camphill Village Trust is governed by a Board of Trustees that brings knowledge and experience about the social care sector. Our trustees set the strategic direction, monitor the delivery of our objectives and uphold our values.
The Camphill movement, as it came to be known was founded in Scotland in 1939 by an Austrian Doctor Karl König with a group of young helpers. Born in 1902, König had significant experience in working with children with a learning disability within a residential setting.