Empower the Disadvantaged (volunteers)
Protect the Environment
Develop the local community (our farm is based in St Ann's, Nottingham which is in the too 5% areas of multiple disadvantage in the UK).
We have volunteers (many with a mental health challenge or learning disability0, on site daily working in the gardens
Facilities: Cafe, Volunteering, Shop, Community space for hire, Picnic area, Play area, Play activities, Wildlife area
Open to the public?Yes
Open to the public - details: During opening times
10.00 - 16.15 April - October . 10.00 - 15.00 November - March
By Bus: from city centre, 21, 27, 25 from Kings Street, off the Old Market Square. By Car: from city centre follow signs for A612 to Southwell. About 0.5 mile along A612 turn left onto Alfred Street and take second right onto Stonebridge Road.
Monday, September 27, 2021 - 09:00 to Friday, October 1, 2021 - 17:00
Learn how care farming can help school age children needing alternatives to mainstream education. This two-week online flexible learning course will help you build relationships with schools and Local Education Authorities and also covers how to...
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Friday, October 8, 2021 - 09:00 to Friday, October 22, 2021 - 17:00
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On this course you will:
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