What is the Growing Care Farming project? 

Social Farms & Gardens, in partnership with Thrive, are delivering the £1.4m Growing Care Farming Project, part of the Government’s Children and Nature Programme (supported by Defra, funded by the Department of Education and managed by Natural England).  

The project will expand and transform care farming services across England through a programme of central support, regional engagement, training and quality assurance. The Growing Care Farming Project is a wonderful opportunity to transform the scale of the care farming sector across England, creating more opportunities for both children and adults with a defined need, to benefit from health, social and specialist educational care services delivered on care farms.

Find out more about the project.  


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