Good Practice Sharing

Network events provide local opportunities for staff & volunteers from therapeutic gardening projects to share ideas and offer mutual support.  They take place across Scotland - from Shetland to Dumfries - see our webpages for details of networking events 


On-site Support

We have fieldworkers with expertise who visit and support therapeutic gardening projects across Scotland. To arrange a visit contact Trellis on info@trellisscotland.org.uk

Information Service
  • Trellis Information service answers queries on a whole range of subjects related to  therapeutic gardening - from horticulture to garden project management, phone 01738 624348 or email info@trellisscotland.org.uk
  • We manage a national database  and directory of over 460 therapeutic gardening projects
  • Regular eBulletins and information on training, events and best practice - sign up here to receive them.
  • online resources  Trellis website at www.trellisscotland.org.uk
Annual Conference

Our annual conference attracts around 150 delegates each year from across Scotland and the UK. Almost all work or volunteer at therapeutic gardening projects and in care homes, community gardens, hospitals and schools.

Lobbying and Promotion

Lobbying and promotional activities include attendance at national events and conferences, study tours and commenting on policy consulations with the aim of raising the profile of therapeutic gardening in Scotland and increase recognition of this valuable work.