Gardens & Health

Our Gardens and Health Programme raises awareness of the physical and mental health benefits of gardens and gardening for everyone. Celebrated in May each year with a dedicated Gardens and Health Week (7-15 May in 2022), we work to promote gardens and health throughout the year, linking service users from our beneficiaries with free garden visits and funding garden and health projects.

Gardens and Health Week 2022: Gardens are good for you

We’re marking our annual Gardens and Health Week in May with a celebration of just how good gardens are for you – and the wider environment. Our  interactive, digital booklet  entitled  The Little Yellow Book of Gardens and Health, with a foreword from our Patron HRH The Prince of Wales,  is packed with  stories and case studies from our Ambassadors, garden owners, garden visitors  and beneficiaries  who have found solace and  improved health and  wellbeing by immersing themselves  in  gardens and gardening.

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Our donations in 2021

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