An orchard for health and wellbeing

As part of the Fruit-full Communities project, YMCA Derbyshire has recently completed the transformation of an overgrown space into a tranquil orchard. They hope the space will promote the mental health and well-being of their residents and the local community. When the Fruit-full Communities facilitator team made their initial site visit in May 2017, they…

Fruit-full Communities reaches finals of Lottery Awards

We’re very excited to be one of the National Lottery Awards finalists for our project Fruit-full Communities, which works with young homeless people in the UK. Alongside our partners in the project┬áLearning through Landscapes, the YMCA and The Orchard Project, we’re working with thousands of young people. Through training sessions including lots of outdoor learning,…