Designing and Using Therapeutic Gardens - Workshop and Networking Event
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Designing and Using Therapeutic Gardens - Workshop and Networking Event

Designing and Using Therapeutic Gardens - Workshop and Networking Event

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Start in Salford Creative Arts and Wellbeing Centre

62 Broad Street

Salford, United Kingdom

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This workshop is a great opportunity for professionals working in community and therapeutic gardens to

1. Develop and share expertise on designing and using therapeutic gardens in care and community settings.

2. Help establish a local/regional network of those working in Social and Therapeutic Horticulture.

Itinerary

9.00am  Registration and refreshments

9.30am  DESIGNING AND USING THERAPEUTIC GARDENS– Mark Rendell, Director of Step  Change   Design Ltd and co-author of ‘Why don’t we go into the Garden’ – The Care Culture Map and Handbook

This session is an accredited CPD short course (more details available on request)

11.00am  Coffee Break

12.30pm  Lunch and tour of the therapeutic garden at ‘Start’

1.30pm   Facilitated Networking session for Social and Therapeutic Horticulture projects and workers discussing the following topics

  • Update on evaluation tools – sharing current practice: Sue Jeffries Horticulture Co-ordinator from ‘Start – Inspiring Minds’ which supports adult mental health and wellbeing.
  • Staff development and training – Simon Read, from ‘Sowing Success’ – consultancy and therapeutic horticulture services for young people.
  • Way forward for future networking and CPD in the North West

3.30pm                       Tea break and informal networking opportunity

4.30pm                       End


Travel:

10 minutes walk from Salford Crescent Station

10 minutes walk from Salford Precinct Bus Station

Regular buses to and from Manchester city centre 

Limited free car parking on site and in nearby streets

 

FAQs

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Contact Sue Jeffries on 0161 351 6004 or sue.jeffries@startinsalford.org.uk

What is the refund policy?

If the workshop is cancelled by the organiser you will receive a full refund.  You can cancel your ticket and receive a full refund if you cancel by 10th October, if you cancel by 17th October you will receive a 50% refund.  After that date no refund will be available, but you can pass your ticket on to another attender at any time, as long as you notify the organiser.

 

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