A conference on gardening and food growing for mental health and dementia, plus workshops on evaluating community growing projects.
Growing Health Conference - gardening for wellbeing
6th December 2016, 10am - 4.30pm
Sustain, Development House, 56-64 Leonard Street, London, EC2A 4LT (near Old Street Station)
A conference for community growing projects, healthcare professionals and commissioners
Speakers from MIND, Growing Support, General Practice, Lewisham Clinical Commissioning Group and mental health gardening projects including the latest research on community gardening and dementia.
Plus workshops on 'Which tool to use?' to help projects evaluate gardening activities that deliver health and wellbeing benefits.
Full programme to follow.
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Limited early bird tickets available
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