Therapy Gardens provides highly-rated and engaging workshops on gardening, cooking and food, and other topics of interest to seniors.
All our workshops are fun, informative, and interactive. Whenever possible, we like to send participants home with something, whether it's a plant, a recipe, or a great experience they can share with family and friends.
We also operate customized programs, such as garden clubs, therapeutic gardening sessions, and in-home workshops.
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Therapy Gardens is hiring part-time, contracted workshop facilitators. This is an excellent opportunity for gardening and/or home cooking enthusiasts. Paid training.
Currently seeking applicants from Central and Western MA, Greater Boston, and the Cape, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. We are open to other areas of expansion as well.
Must provide proof of vaccination.
• Strong interest in gardening, cooking, preserving, or other topics of interest to seniors.
• Desire to work with seniors
• Valid license and transportation
• Fluent in social media, Google Drive, and Email
To be considered, please send an introductory email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
-Debra, Clinton MA Senior Center
-Deb, Hanover Massachusetts
-Joanne, Fitchburg, Massachusetts Senior Center
Having a garden is a great way to build a sense of community in a fun, socially-distant manner.
Studies show that people who garden have lower levels of stress and increased happiness.
In addition to tending to the garden, there are lots of great activities for seniors both during and after the growing season.
Gardening has many proven health benefits including: