Care Home Residents enjoy gardening

Care Home Residents Living With Dementia Respond Well To Gardening Activities Research shows that engaging with nature benefits the mental as well as physical wellbeing of people of all ages. The immediacy and tactile nature of table-top gardening can provide engagement and sensory stimulation for residents in the later stages of dementia, when verbal communication and deteriorating memory can...

Gardening for Wellbeing

2017 seems to be the year in which the world has caught up with the gardeners and realised that gardening is good for our mental as well as physical wellbeing.  Or possibly it is just that the mainstream media has finally picked up the message.  The formal term for using gardening activities to support or enhance wellbeing is Social...