Cherry Orchard Gardening Scheme (COGS)

Provision of gardening services to vulnerable adults, however, the gardening is carried out by a team of trained gardeners all of whom have a learning disability. We maintain the grounds of the Memorial Hall and have a small nursery on site where new gardeners are trained. These gardeners then gradutate to working in the community, with national minimum wage, maintaining gardens for older people. This reduces the vulnerability of the elderly as their property appears well maintained.

Address

Burntwood Memorial Community Centre Rugeley Road
BURNTWOOD
Staffordshire
WS7 9BE
Telephone
Telephone: 01543 676443
Internet
Email Address: cogsgardening@btconnect.com

Details Of Organisation

Opening Hours: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Meeting Place: Burntwood Memorial Hall
Accessibility Comments: The gardening site is laid out for full access for individuals with wheelchairs, assistance is available for individuals with other mobility issued or sense impaired.

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