Do you want the opportunity to support adults with learn disabilities in social gardening sessions? This charity is seeking a volunteer who will support groups during gardening sessions alongside the group's coordinator, enabling them to take part in different activities in the garden. Their gardening sessions in Ledbury focus on learning how to grow fruit and vegetables, composting and spending time getting to know the gardening group, and the people who attend courses on the same day.
What are they looking for?
This is an opportunity suitable for patient, social and enthusiastic individuals with an interest in gardening and working alongside adults with learning disabilities.
Volunteers must wear sensible clothing for outdoors gardening work, including sensible shoes and overalls.
When: Tuesday morning, Thursday morning, Friday afternoon
Age requirements: All ages
Salters Hill Barn, Keepers Cottage, Falcon Lane, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 2JN
About Salters Hill Charity (VG)
They provide services and support for adults with learning disabilities in the Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire area. This includes accommodation at three sites in Ledbury and Gorsley and support for people living in their own homes in the community. They also offer a programme of Creative Learning Courses which allow people to develop their skills and independence.
Their goal is to be the most trusted and responsive local community provider of care, support and opportunities for people with disabilities and their families.
They aim to do this by:
•Working alongside people with learning disabilities and others who seek their support to develop independence, confidence and skills.
•Promoting the rights of vulnerable people they work with.
•Recognising the value and opportunity that the environment gives people to flourish and achieve.
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