Gardening group member Robin Smith has written this very powerful poem about social isolation and its impact. Please take a moment to read his words…
We are recruiting for a PT admin worker to support our gardening project for 8 hours a week. Please click on this file GHTV admin role – Sept 19 for more information.
Recognition of value of gardening and mental health
We are seeing increasing amounts of media coverage highlighting the value of gardening and horticultural activities on health and well being. Here is a recent one below.
Green Health Thames Valley will be at the launch of:
The Reading Gardening for Health and Wellbeing Network
On: Thursday 19 September
From: 3pm – 6pm
At: Ridgeline Trust Therapeutic Gardens, 25 Whiteknights Rd, Reading RG6 7BY
We are delighted to be part of this network of 10 community gardens and horticultural therapy organisations in the Greater Reading area.
Do come and see us on the day and learn about our work!
We are so pleased to win GOLD in the Small Community Garden category at Reading in Bloom! Thanks to all the team for their hard work. Here is our horticultural therapist Sara with the trophy.
We are delighted to receive a donation of 500 pelargoniums from Ascot Racecourse Ltd. Look at the colour that they are bringing to our gardens (and they will be back next year too)!