TCV Scotland is developing Green Gym community groups on two fronts.
This new and innovative approach recognises that communities wishing to improve their own health and well being, and their local environment, will need different levels of support.
This page outlines how a Green Gym in your community can be established to be self-sustaining by training and supporting local volunteers to run their own weekly Green Gym programme. For those groups already established, including those belonging to our Community Network, contact us for further information.
This approach to setting up a Green Gym group is suited to communities where:
Once a group has been established, they can support the involvement of more vulnerable members of the local community, such as people with learning difficulties. There are many examples of where this already happens in Green Gyms across the UK.
A Green Gym community group enables local people to:
To find out more, please contact:
David Graham, Business Development Manager
Mobile: 07764 655715