The Elderberries Programme
Helping Northumberland to address loneliness and be a great place to grow older.
The Blooming Well Project
The Blooming Well Project is delivered in partnership with The NHS Ageing Well initiative. The project provides specifically designed therapeutic horticulture and wellbeing activities in order to help those in the group stay happy and healthy. Carers enjoy respite to alleviate the pressures of providing full time care. The Blooming Well Project is for people living with dementia.
This project is supported by the Kavli Trust
The Health Care Project
The Health Care Project is for those 55 and over. It offers a range of activities and events all year around. Clinic Café host different health related speakers who deliver important health care information in a fun and informal way.
This project also offers exercise classes like Yoga and Pilates in The Garden’s beautiful Pavilion Room, or for a more chilled out approach, a relaxing pedicure service is also available. To take part in any of the Health Care Project classes please call 01665 511350 to book.
The Social Project
The Social Project brings people together to learn, socialise and build friendships. There are activities such as our bi-monthly Tea Dance or join the gents in the Gentlemen’s Garden.
Contact reception on 01665 511350 and ask for Tracy or email Tracy.Jones@alnwickgarden.com for more information on these projects.
The Alnwick Garden Trust
The Alnwick Garden is more than a garden, it is a registered charity that places people at its heart, whether they be individuals or part of a community. As well as standing for contemporary gardening excellence.Find out more
Step into another world of wobbly rope bridges, wooden walkways and a treetop restaurant.Find out more
A Garden of Fairy Tales
A strange wind is blowing through The Alnwick Garden, bringing with it a band of fairy tale characters and an exciting quest.Find out more
Elderberries - Pop Up Garden Breathe of Fresh Air ProjectFind Out More
Alzheimer’s Society Singing for the Brain ® - in partnership with Elderberries
Led by Malcolm Bennett, these sessions are musical therapy to help with social interaction in a friendly environment.Find Out More
Elderberries - Gentlemen's Garden
Join members of The Alnwick Garden team to work on your own allotment plot.Find Out More
Elderberries - Blooming Well
Blooming Well therapeutic gardening and craft activities to help participants retain those everyday skills most of us take for granted.Find Out More
Elderberries - Yoga
Join other Elderberries programme users in the Pavilion Room for Yoga.Find Out More
Elderberries - Clinic Cafe
These sessions provide health care information in an informal environment. Sessions are free, with donations welcome to cover refreshments.Find Out More