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beyond recovery gardening

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beyond recovery gardening

beyond recovery gardening

Trevor Aird By Trevor Aird

Train probationers from Bridge Cafe part time in practical gardening skills in a working garden, as part of a gardening team or with an experienced Garden Owner. Nurturing plants changes lives.

Crawley Idea stage

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What we'll deliver:

  • plan and create garden
  • offer threapeutic gardening courses
  • take on probationers as apprentices / staff

Why it's a great idea:

probationers can learn new skills reintegrate into society the produce can be used to feed local homeless and the poor the space will be a place for friendship connection and cultivation the therapeutic gardens model could be rolled out into multiple places in crawley district the gardens would be beautiful drug and alcohol free restful spaces for communion with slef and nature. probationers will learn new gardening skills and be able to become business owners volunteers can fidn a rewarding activity that makes a difference and knowledge and skills can be shared by generations the camraderies and community feeing and not being isolated is healing in itself

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Location Crawley

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