Connect with your community

Started by Growing Support Feb 7. 0 Replies

Older people living in care are twice as likely to experience loneliness as those in the community.We are looking for friendly volunteers with an interest in helping others to gardening, to support…Continue

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Can You Help Combat Loneliness?

Started by Growing Support Nov 29, 2017. 0 Replies

Growing Support are looking for friendly volunteers with interests in gardening and supporting people, to help older people and people with dementia take part in gardening activities.  You will…Continue

Join our volunteers!

Started by Growing Support Aug 17, 2017. 0 Replies

We're looking for friendly volunteers to join our team working hard to enable people with dementia to stay physically and socially active.Join us and make a valuable contribution to your community,…Continue

Using Gardening to Address Social Isolation

Started by Growing Support May 3, 2017. 0 Replies

How You Can Help Tackle Social Isolation in Your CommunityRecent research shows up to 50% of older people living in care never go outside and they are twice as likely to experience severe loneliness…Continue




Incredible Edible Somerset is a grassroots network of home & community food growers & community organisers working to build a socially-just and ecologically sustainable food system in Somerset. 

Across the county, network members are starting community gardens, allotments, food coops and other initiatives, as well as sharing skills in growing and using home grown & local food.


If you are interested in joining the working group that help organise Incredible Edible Somerset please email

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Event - Let’s make the most of our food!

Posted by Caroline Lewis on February 26, 2017 at 11:00 0 Comments

To help anyone do better in making their love for food go further, Sustainable Wells Food Group and Somerset Waste Partnership invite you to Kitchen Confidential, a special free event to unlock the secrets to love food, hate waste and saving money.


10-1pm, Saturday 11 March,…


Midsummer workshops

Posted by Caroline Lewis on May 31, 2015 at 20:55 0 Comments

A series of Midsummer open workshops, co-ordinated by Somerset Community Food…


Grow Your Own Garden Course

Posted by Nicole Vosper on February 19, 2015 at 11:54 0 Comments

Grow Your Own Garden Course

Free Course in Getting Started in Growing Your Own Food

Don’t miss the chance to learn how to grow your own food. Sessions take place in Glastonbury with site visits to home & community gardens in and around Street and Glastonbury. You are very welcome to attend any and all of the workshops. They will be fun & practical, with resources…


Become a Growing Mentor in Glastonbury

Posted by Nicole Vosper on January 6, 2015 at 10:20 0 Comments

What would be the perfect gift for 2015? Something that could make a real difference? Something that will give you satisfaction, help others to gain new skills and grow food locally.

By becoming a Growing Mentor with Feed Avalon you can share your food growing knowledge and skills.

We are now seeking new mentors to start in 2015. Will you help us transform our local food system?

We are looking for…




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