Ecotherapy in North East England

We promote a range of ecotherapy activities across North East England that are run by local Minds and other organisations who were involved in our Ecominds funding scheme.

Ecotherapy at local Minds

Local Minds

The local Minds listed below run ecotherapy activities in North East England. Contact them to find out how to get involved in your area:

> Darlington Mind
Darlington, County Durham
01325 283 169

> Sunderland Mind
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
01915 657 218

> Washington Mind
Washington, Tyne and Wear
01914 178 043

Other ecotherapy projects

The ecotherapy projects listed below run in North East England. Each project is categorised into one of six ecotherapy types: care farming, environmental conservation, facilitated green exercise, Green Gyms, nature art and craft, and social and therapeutic horticulture.

Green Gyms

The environmental charity TCV runs Green Gyms across the UK. Experienced leaders guide you through a range of practical projects, giving you the opportunity to tackle physical jobs in the outdoors – improving your strength and stamina, boosting your practical skills and confidence and benefitting your local green spaces.
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Social and therapeutic horticulture

Healthy Parks, Healthy Minds
> Groundwork North East
Morpeth, Northumberland
01670 514 876

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