Gardens project in Pendle to help isolated

Gardens project in Pendle to help isolated

Gardens project in Pendle to help isolated

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A PENDLE gardening project is looking for new participants.

The Good Life Project is a therapeutic horticulture programme run by Pendle Leisure Trust.

The project aims to help adults who suffer from social isolation gain confidence.

The Good Life aims to improve mental well-being, physical health while caring for a community allotment.

Activities take place in a quiet and peaceful setting on Hodge House Allotments, off Reedyford Road in Nelson and include growing fruit, vegetables and flowers, wood-working, art activities and general gardening.

The project is looking for participants who wish to improve their confidence and skills in a garden based setting, with a view to them getting them better integrated in their local community or returning to mainstream training or employment.

Those who may benefit from the service can contact Joanne Dootson or telephone on 01282 661739 or 07753778600 for further information.

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