A Place to Grow is a free to use sustainable Community Garden with the purpose to support positive Health and Wellbeing. This will be done by encouraging people to learn new things by producing and eating healthy food, being physically active, getting involved in the community and meeting new people in a friendly, informal and safe environment.
The site is aimed at anyone with a health related problem who wants to improve their Health and Wellbeing.
To access the project, the following criteria must be met;
Able to follow instructions
Able to use gardening tools safely
Respectful towards other site users
Able to communicate with other site users
Able to work without 1-2-1 supervision
What will the site provide?
Induction Programme- For new referrals (available 3 days per week).
Community Garden sessions - Existing users & those progressing from the induction programme (available 3 days per week).
Volunteering - For people who want to help out on site with tasks and support those using the site.
Dedicated sessions - For residents with more complex needs.