National and Regional events

Growing Care Farming National and Regional events

A full list of National and regional events can be found below (in date order):


11th February 2020 - GCF Regional event - Funding information session - Sheffield

What: Do you have little or no experience of fundraising? Do you need help and advice on finding and securing suitable funding for your care farm? This event is will provide some of the basic skills and knowledge required to access different funding sources. The GCF team and invited speakers will be on hand to provide an introduction to the variety of different sources of funding available and where to find the information.
Who: This event is designed for care farmers and prospective care farmers with limited experience of fundraising 
More information and booking
Delivered by: SF&G


26th November 2019 - GCF Yorkshire and Humberside 'Going Live' launch event - York

What: This event provided an opportunity to network, discuss existing care farming provision, highlight opportunities and pledge support to the development of the sector in the region.
Who: care farmers, commissioners, propective vare farmers, referral agencies, land managers, health, social care and education professionals - anyone interested in care farming and green care in the region
More info and booking: This event has already occurred -  information about the day and the learning can be found here 
Delivered by: SF&G 


13th May 2019 - Growing Care Farming Launch event - London

What: Launch of the Growing Care Farming Project
Who: Health, social care and education commissioners, agriculturalists, policy makers and care farmers were invited to find out what care farming can do to support their work
More info and booking: This event has already occurred -  information about the day and the learning can be found here 
Delivered by: SF&G 

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