Forest 'School' for adults, workshops, environmental art

By: Into the Woods  07/10/2013
Keywords: workshops, Mental Health Problems, People With Learning Disabilities

We run workshops, one-off sessions and weekly woodland projects with groups of adults with learning disabilities and/or their support workers. Recent projects have included: weekly woodland sessions with adults with complex needs in a local forest park a one-day event to encourage mental health service users to use and enjoy natural spaces near where they live weekly woodland sessions for adults with learning difficulties who are more independent (including learning green woodworking skills) Training for support staff to give them confidence and ideas for using local green spaces, gardens and woodlands Sensory workshops at events and festivals for families

Keywords: Adults With Learning Disabilities, Mental Health Care, Mental Health Problems, People With Learning Disabilities, Sensory Workshops, Support People, woodland workshops, workshops,