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booklet that contains a personal account of Norm Allan’s
experiences working with Horticultural Therapy at the
Transport and Accident Commission Rehabilitation Centre
at Glen Waverley.
Starting a Horticultural Therapy Program
This booklet outlines approaches
to starting a horticultural therapy program with emphasis on outdoor
activities. It outlines key issues to be aware of and
offers suggestions for establishing the garden.
contains ideas and suggestions on how to create your own
sensory garden - that stimulates the use of the five
senses. This includes fragrant plants,
interesting surfaces to touch, a variety of visual
stimuli, herbs, vegetables and fruit to taste and the
gentle rustle of leaves.
Raised Garden Beds
are built to provide easier access for gardening.
Raised garden beds can be designed to meet the needs of
the elderly, frail or people with a
disability to make gardening more accessible and
enjoyable for them.