Trellis supports therapeutic gardening through a range of easy to access services

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Services provided:

Trellis information and fieldwork services

  • Trellis Information service answering queries on a whole range of subjects related to  therapeutic gardening – from horticulture to garden project management, phone 01738 624348 or email
  •  National database  and directory of therapeutic gardening projects (over 450 therapeutic gardening projects)
  • Regular eBulletins and information on training, events and best practice – sign up here to receive them.
  • online resources  Trellis website at
  •  fieldworkers with expertise who  visit and support therapeutic gardening projects across Scotland. To arrange a visit contact Trellis on

Network events provide

  • local opportunities for staff & volunteers from therapeutic gardening projects to share ideas and mutual support.
  • take place across Scotland – from Shetland to Dumfries
  • see their webpages for details of networking events

Training sessions can be tailored to your needs. If you have any specific training requests on any aspect of therapeutic gardening  please call them at  the Trellis office 01738 624 348 or email 
Trellis provides a rolling programme of training relevant to therapeutic gardening including:

  • Basic gardening skills
  • Designing gardens for those with dementia
  • Accesible garden design
  • Income Generation
  • Trellis Annual Conference, annually in March

    • brings together people interested in therapeutic gardening from every region of Scotland
    • showcases good practice in therapeutic gardens
    • provides training workshops in many aspects of therapeutic gardening



40 St John Street

Phone: 01738 624 348
Helpline number: 07770 724 399 (mobile)

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