Green Care for all - every 4th Wednesday of the month

MHA Communities South London

Older people living in South London are welcomed to join MHA Communities South London Green Care activities, our Social Therapeutic Horticulture (STH) workshops which take place at the Wilderness, a 7.5 acre wild garden in Shirley, Croydon. Every 4th Wednesday of the month, all older adults aged 55+ are welcomed at the Wilderness garden to join our Green Care activities. Nature can have a positive impact on people's wellbeing. Engaging with Nature can uplift the spirit, improve your mood but also facilitate reminiscence. Our Green Care activities benefit from the natural surroundings of the Wilderness garden, 3 years of experience of delivering Green Care to residents of MHA Hall Grange Care Home, and elements of fun because good emotions are extremely important to improve people's life. 


Details: 

Location: MHA Communities South London at the Wilderness, 17 Shirley Church Road, Croydon CR9 5AL 

- Wednesday 22nd December from 2.30pm until 4pm - Wreath Making & Wellbeing session

- Wednesday 26th January from 2.30pm until 4pm - Potting Up & Wellbeing Session

- Wednesday 23rd February from 2.30pm until 4pm - Nature Art & Wellbeing Session

- Wednesday 23rd March from 2.30pm until 4pm - More info to come

- Wednesday 27th April from 2.30pm until 4pm - More info to come

- Wednesday 25th May from 2.30pm until 4pm - More info to come

- Wednesday 22nd June from 2.30pm until 4pm - More info to come


Requirements: aged 55+ only


All faiths and community groups are welcomed!

Sessions Run

Wednesday afternoon

Contact details

Organisation MHA Communities South London
Contact name Marco Galli
Address 17, Shirley Church Road, Croydon, CR9 5AL, United Kingdom
I'd like to contact this provider

You may also like

At Simply Connect we’re on a mission to help you find local community services, activities and support that can really help you.

Find out more

Have you ever thought about volunteering? Look no further.

Find out more