23 Aug '17, 11am

Join us for a Tour and be inspired by the Lentegeur Market Garden 13 Oct:

Join us for a Tour and be inspired by the Lentegeur Market Garden 13 Oct:

The Spring Foundation at Lentegeur Hospital is a registered NPO and PBO that is using a range of psychosocial rehabilitation and outreach projects to re-establish a sense of hope and recovery through re-connection to the natural world and to community, identity and heritage. One of The Spring Foundation's programmes, the Market Garden, is green carbon footprint sustainable farming project, green patient therapy, patient rehab in Mitchells Plain at the Lentegeur psychiatric hospital in the Western Cape that uses formally underutilised ground around this public hospital creating value for the hospital, its patients and the surrounding community whilst improving biodiversity and environmental health of the area. The core focus of the project is to grow the psychiatric patients at the hospital, to become experienced market gardeners who are able to re-enter society as a result...

Full article: https://www.gbcsa.org.za/events/category/tour-of-the-lent...

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