Who we are?

Becalm is an acronym derived from 6 of our key components.
Believing, Educating, Coaching, Achieving, Listening and Mentoring.

We are a non for profit CIC who collaborate with schools and the community across Reading and Berkshire to help support individuals, tackle issues, and increase the potential of the next generation of children.

We break down social, emotional, and physical barriers young people face and pride ourselves on our: compassion, patience and understanding.



Louis Pugh

Louis is passionate about improving aspirations for young children. He has an empathetic nature and can easily build a rapport with children of all ages. Louis has experience, of primary and secondary school environments and regularly coaches football in the community. Louis has qualifications in youth work, mental health 1st aid and a level 3 qualification supporting in teaching and learning.


Nataniel Peters

Nat has had a successful career in the branding and hospitality industries. He has business acumen across a range of fields and has experience on growing and developing businesses.


Martin Lee

Martin is a family man, who is very keen on helping young people develop. He is an area manager in the retail industry and brings a wealth of experience in a high-pressured environment. Martin brings key leadership and problem solving skills to Becalm.