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This important funding will enable the charity to expand the project, supporting even more community gardens in Northern Ireland to garden and grow together Social Farms and Gardens is pleased to announce its first community managed green spaces awards. Skip to main content.
Everyone has times in life when they need a bit of extra support. On our Care Farm we currently have one day per week when we welcome adults experiencing mental health challenges, and two days per week where we are joined by adults with learning difficulties. We also enjoy a delicious lunch courtesy of the Fold Cafe, made with ingredients our participants have helped to grow and harvest.
Metrics details. Childhood obesity persists in the United States and is associated with serious health problems. Higher rates of obesity among children from disadvantaged households may be, in part, attributable to disparities in access to healthy foods such as fruits and vegetables.
Julie and Nik Halaszi learned about the need for housing for autistic adults when their son became one of them. The struggle to find a safe place for Sam, who is now 19, opened their eyes to the long waiting lists and how hard it can be to find services for adults on the autistic spectrum. The Halaszis hope to establish a farm in Portage County that will eventually house about 20 autistic adults, plus include a day program and home health care services.
Agriculture is one of the most hazardous industries in the United States. Each day, agricultural workers experience non-fatal lost-work-time injuries. Transportation incidents, including tractor rollovers, were the leading cause of death, but many other hazards exist on the farm.