Welcome to Outcomes First Group

We are a leading specialist provider of education and care services to children, young people and adults with autism, complex needs, learning disabilities and social, emotional and mental health needs (SEMH).

We operate as three divisions; Options Autism and Learning Disabilities, Hillcrest Children’s Services and Sunflower Fostering

At Outcomes First Group we place those who access our services at the centre of everything we do. We hold the quality of our services in the highest regard with 93% of our services rated as Outstanding, Good or Fully Compliant.

We were winners of the ‘independent school provider of the year’ at the 2016 EducationInvestor Awards and are currently finalists of ‘specialist provider of the year’ for the 2017 HealthInvestor Awards.

Latest News

Welcome to our new website

Welcome to the Outcomes First Group brand new website. In March 2016 Hillcrest and Options services merged under Outcomes First…


Specialist, therapeutic residential homes and schools for children with social, emotional and mental health difficulties.


An independent fostering agency specialising in placing young people that have experienced disruption in their lives.


Specialising in care and education for children and adults with autism, complex needs and learning disabilities.

“Outcomes came across as most innovative and different. Centred around development of a person. They think differently about how they deliver their services.” [Judging panel, EducationInvestor Awards 2016]