Thrive is the leading charity in the UK using gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable. This process is known as social and therapeutic horticulture (STH).
Thrive provide therapeutic programmes to clients at 4 different sites across the UK, in London, Birmingham, Gateshead, and at our National Headquarters in Beech Hill near Reading.
We also offer a range of services for professionals and organisations including:
– accredited undergraduate courses
– a specialised training and education programme
– consultancy and bespoke services
– quality assurance systems
– research, knowledge and expertise
Information and advice are available via our free information service and the ‘Carry on Gardening’ website http://www.carryongardening.org.uk
For further information please visit www.thrive.org.uk