What we can do for the wide range of people and organisations that we work with.
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Through our work we
improve people’s health both directly and indirectly. We run
specific initiatives such as Green Gym, Green
Living and Nordic Walking schemes, but much of our work helping
to improve lives in disadvantaged communities affects the wider
determinants of health.
We’ve found that encouraging people to value,
use and improve open spaces is one of the most effective ways
kick-starting a revival in the fortunes of damaged communities and
also helping people adopt healthier lifestyles. Through our work,
more people are encouraged to walk, cycle and exercise, and we
support food growing and healthy eating initiatives in many
Improving mental wellbeing is a major outcome
of many of
our youth and employment programmes. Our connections within
communities and our ability to work holistically across sectors
means we’re an important partner for many Primary Care Trusts and
other NHS organisations.