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Hampshire Gardening Initiative (HGI)

Hampshire Gardening Initiative is a network of gardening projects, organisations and individuals throughout Hampshire. They offer gardening services, projects and have an interest in related gardening issues that benefit older people.

Why was is started?

In the first Older People's Well- Being strategy gardening came 2nd in the list of priorities, due ot the work of HGI and its partners in the refreshed strategy April 2011 - March 2014 gardening now comes 8th as a priority for older people

What does it do?

How can it help me?

Picture of overgrown garden

If your garden looks like this and you get depressed about it, then see what Hampshire Gardening Initiatives can do for you..


Useful publications and information on garden sharing

Hampshire Intergenerational Garden project 2012

Garden Share Project Download Acrobat Reader to view this PDF 372kb - Frequently asked questions

Can you Dig It? Download Acrobat Reader to view this PDF 2mb - adapted hand tools for gardening

Buy with confidence - list of gardening contacts

Get Active Get Gardening Download Acrobat Reader to view this PDF 2mb

OPAL Download Acrobat Reader to view this PDF 958kb - Older People's Area Link

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