Adapted
This practical course will go through all the common gardening tasks and provide examples of how they can be adapted to suit different needs.

Spend a day learning with Thrive how all abilities can garden effectively. This practical course will go through all the common gardening tasks and provide examples of how they can be adapted to suit different needs, from sowing seeds with sight loss to planting bulbs from a seated position. We will share some of the 40 years of learning from across the Thrive gardens as well as sharing ideas the course will explore the thinking process required to be able to adapt any gardening task to make it accessible to all.

This course is suitable for:

People who are supporting individuals and/or groups with a disability Anyone who gardens with limited ability or a disability

What you will learn:

  • Practical solutions for a wide variety of garden tasks
  • Useful ideas and approaches to make gardening accessible to all
  • Hints and tips for adapting tools and activities

Length

One day

Included in your fee

All course materials
Course handouts
A light lunch and refreshments

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