We provide opportunities for children and adults in vulnerable groups to enjoy working with different kinds of animals and to learn about farming and nature whilst benefiting from the powerful and positive effects of spending quality time in the outdoors. We aim to build confidence and to help people to become more connected with the natural environment, improving mental and physical well-being and developing skills and knowledge.
Facilities: Volunteering, Holiday activities, Wildlife area
Open to the public?Yes
Open to the public - details: During opening times
We are open for pre-booked visits Monday to Saturday from 8.30am to 5pm all year round.
Details of livestock and rare breeds kept:
We have lots of different kinds of livestock at Corn Close:
- a flock of rare breed Grey Faced Dartmoor sheep
- a small herd of goats, including a Golden Guernsey nanny
- four pigs - a Tamworth and three kune kunes
- five horses (including two rehomed from the RSPCA)
- hens - including rare breed silkies
- two farm cats
- two border collie sheep dogs
Take the Low Wath Road from Pateley Bridge.
Continue until you reach Grange Lane and turn left.
Corn Close is immediately on your right hand side.
Friday, January 1, 2021 - 09:00 to Friday, March 31, 2023 - 17:00
Training and networking for care farmers
A programme of national and regional events offered by the Growing Care Farming project. The programme includes regular themed webinars, network meetings, training courses and launch events for those working...
Find local support and advice at this face-to-face meeting, part of a regular programme of bi-annual meetings from the independent Yorkshire and Humber Care Farming Network.
Chaired by Robin Asquith from Camphill Village Trust, and this month hosted...
Our monthly networking sessions are open to anyone involved in care farming and green care, regardless of where you live or what stage you're are at.
As it's not always possible to meet face-to-face at the moment, please do join us and say hello!
This year Social Farms & Gardens are celebrating 40 years of farming, gardening and growing together.
2020 will be packed full of activities to celebrate the 40th. From monthly events UK wide including the European Federation of City Farms...
Farmer and TV presenter Adam Henson called on the agricultural sector to support the use of the farming environment in education to help create the next generation of people entering rural careers, at a recent conference to promote school farms and...
Once again, we are opening up our exciting competition for SF&G members to win beautifully handcrafted play equipment for you site.
Log in to find details of how to enter in our Members’ Area.
Check out our Facebook page to see fantastic images...
Care farming is the therapeutic use of farming practices. Service users regularly attend these care farm as part of a structured care, rehabilitation, or special educational programme. Service users vary hugely, from older people living with...
Over the past few weeks our COVID-19 member impact survey has already collected a huge number of responses from our members across Scotland, Ireland, Wales and England. The responses received so far indicate that across the country members have been...