Care farming is the therapeutic use of farming practices. It's a powerful mix of nature, being part of a group and meaningful farming-related activity.
If you're interested in setting up a care farm or offering green care services, start here with this introductory course. It costs £30 and is delivered by our partners Thrive. It's online so you can access the course at any time.
The course includes:
An introduction to care farming and how it fits within nature-based interventions
What to consider when setting up a care farming site
The needs of service users
Information about quality assurance with the Social Farms and Gardens Green Care Quality Mark
An in-person Gardeniser Pro course delivered by Growing Connections CIC in Spring 2024
Taking place in Birmingham, the course will involve 5 days of face-to-face training.
Cost: £375 (or £350 for SF...