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What Katy did ... thoughts from one of our volunteers

Friday, September 1st, 2017
Katy Perceval, Garden Support Volunteer at Thrive’s Battersea Garden Project in London, shares her experience of volunteering this summer…

New programme supporting women in Birmingham

Friday, September 1st, 2017
Gardening for Good Health is a new pilot programme that Birmingham charity Thrive has developed to support women who have experienced domestic and/or sexual violence, or rape.

Thrive training goes online

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
This September national garden therapy charity Thrive is launching its online education and training package meeting increased demand from people wanting to learn about Social and Therapeutic Horticulture.

Women-only programme working well

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
A pioneering programme at Thrive’s Battersea Park Garden Project in London is helping clients to increase their confidence, connect with others and learn new skills while recovering from conditions such as depression and alcohol and drugs addiction.

Thrive Battersea celebrates new plant maintenance contract with large London firm

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
Thrive, a leading national charity that uses gardening to help thousands of disabled people, has teamed up with landmark London development Keybridge, in Vauxhall, to offer a new training programme for the local community.

Birmingham children invited to get gardening with Thrive over the summer

Friday, July 14th, 2017
Young people in Birmingham with mild or moderate learning difficulties are being invited to get out and get gardening this summer with garden therapy charity Thrive.

Summer flower show fun

Friday, July 7th, 2017
The sun shone down on Thrive’s annual flower show at Beech Hill, near Reading, which was once again a wonderful display featuring beautiful floral displays, creative collections of vegetables and delicious cakes.

Second bursary award from Notcutts

Tuesday, July 4th, 2017
Ten students have successfully completed their training in social and therapeutic horticulture (STH) at garden therapy charity Thrive thanks to a bursary created last year in the name of the late Charles Notcutt OBE.

Celebrating five years of support from Forest Garden

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Forest Garden – the UK’s leading manufacturer of timber sheds, summerhouses, garden structures, fence panels and planters has announced its renewed partnership with gardening charity Thrive for the fifth year running.

Silver Merit medal for Thrive garden

Thursday, June 15th, 2017
Students attending Birmingham gardening therapy charity Thrive are celebrating winning a coveted Silver Merit Medal for their display at BBC Gardeners’ World Live.