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We’re passionate about people and plants. Our goal is to improve lives by making social and therapeutic horticulture accessible to everyone.

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Let’s get growing!

Gardening is increasingly being used as a fun and accessible therapeutic intervention to improve people’s health and wellbeing.

We provide restorative gardening sessions and help organisations to set up and start running their own Garden to Wellbeing programmes.

Client gardeners include children, youth groups, refugees, domestic abuse survivors, people living with dementia and those with additional support needs such as autism.

Whether it’s an allotment project or tiny yard, we’ll help you to make the most of the space so you can start growing.

We will keep you inspired and motivated by sharing ideas, experience and resources.

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We’ll help you to set up your own Garden to Wellbeing programme and start running sessions.

We’ll provide you with a seasonal programme of gardening activities, tailored to meet the needs of your group.

We love connecting people with nature

Current projects

What is social and therapeutic horticulture?

Social and therapeutic horticulture or STH is the term used to describe gardening to benefit health and wellbeing. The benefits are wide ranging and include:

  • Increased confidence
  • Reduced stress and anxiety
  • Improved communication
  • A sense of community and belonging
  • Improved physical health

“Bob is kind, creative and passionate about all things nature.”

Kim Robinson

“When I met Bob I felt inspired, enthused and in very safe hands.”

Rachel Pratt

“Bob is dedicated to sharing her love of the outdoors.”

Heather Dame-Glon

Supported by Clade who donate wood, plants, trees and other resources to create our wellbeing gardens

With thanks to Hozelock for donating a range of gardening equipment

Garden to Wellbeing C.I.C is a registered Community Interest Company. Any surplus is reinvested back into the business to benefit people who are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.