Nottingham, Derby, Leicester, Coventry...There are lots of big towns and cities in the East Midlands each with their own social farming, gardening and growing needs and that makes it an important region for Social Farms & Gardens.

See below for a map view or list of Social Farms & Gardens members in this region, as well as local news, events and case studies. There are also lots of useful information resources available for social farmers, gardeners and growers on our Resources page.  

You can find out more about the Nottingham Growing Network (NGN), supported by SF&G. NGN is a networking initiative that aims to build links between community growing groups in the Nottingham area, who share an interest in gardening with respect and care for the environment.

If you are looking for members that offer commissioned health, social care or special education services (such as care farms), please follow this link.

 

 

East Midlands

East Midlands

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Where to start the search. This can be an address, city or postcode. If searching in London, try "London N1" instead of "N1".
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Transition Town Market Harborough Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Twinkle Toes Care Farm Derbyshire
Village View Farm CIC Buxton
Waterloo Community Gardens CIO Great Oxendon
WELLIES Project Sudbury
Wild and Free Forest School Nottingham
Wilforf Roots Nottingham
Windmill Community Garden (Nottingham) Nottingham
WoodLarks Nottingham

Get Involved

Please contact our head office:

Tel: 0117 923 1800
Email: admin@farmgarden.org.uk

Latest news

If you're a care farmer or green care provider, our care farming and green care annual survey is your chance to tell us about working in the sector. 

The survey means we can build a picture of care farming...

A new film from Social Farms & Gardens Growing Care Farming team highlights how care farming can help young people in education. 

Care farms help people of different ages, including young people who...

Upcoming events

Start / End Date: 18th August 2021, 14:00 - 15:00

One of our monthly webinars for Social Farms & Gardens members to learn, share experiences and hear the amazing work fellow members are doing.

Start / End Date: 6th January 2022, 16:00 - 17:00

A chance for SF&G members - particularly new members - to gather virtually, build connections and share support ideas in a safe, encouraging environment.

Start / End Date: 2nd September 2021, 16:00 - 17:00

A chance for SF&G members - particularly new members - to gather virtually, build connections and share support ideas in a safe, encouraging environment.

Useful Case Studies

The Oasis Community Gardens is now a beautiful location in the heart of a disadvantaged housing estate. Many projects are working together on the site which also includes Community Centre with activities and projects for all ages.

Feel Good Gardens values local food and community, getting outdoors, enjoying the seasons, understanding more about nature, and welcoming everybody to site regardless of age, gender, race or disability.

Our member groups provide the inspiration for these videos, created as part of our Tyfu Pobl programme in Wales but of interest to viewers across the UK, which shows our members in action and illustrate how our support has helped in their development...