We provide staff lead activities designed to help people gain access to all the health and
well-being benefits gained by spending time outdoors working with plants, animals and each other.
We provide opportunities to learn and develop practical skills in gardening, horticulture, conservation and agriculture.
We have a major focus on helping to restore and improve land for biodiversity. Our tasks are designed around sustainability and environmental best practice.
Having a chance to grow things, get stuck in and be part of something productive yet Eco friendly is what we are all about.
We provide opportunities to learn new practical, creative and social skills through social inclusion and group work.
We try to help people develop any interests and hobbies into talents and skills, geared towards gainful employment and financial independence.
We provide a socially inclusive environment that is fun, safe and friendly.
We provide volunteer opportunities and help people to help themselves and their community.
The foxwood project can provide a variety of creative activity opportunities for service users of all abilities.
The aims of these activities are:
* Promoting well-being
* Alleviating stress
* Promoting social interaction
* Encouraging service users in any hobby or passion that might one day help to support them emotionally and financially.
Activities are adapted and planned to best suit resources, weather and abilities. Possible activities include: Willow Weaving, Sculpture , Painting, Scrapbooking, Seasonal and Traditional Crafts.
Foxwood aims to provide the best service we can to each individual. If a service user has an activity that they would like to try we will do what we can to make that happen.
We also encourage opportunities for practicing artists, craftsmen and students to display/further their work.