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What is an Enabling Garden?
The Guelph Enabling Garden
(GEG) is a multi-use garden designed for children, the elderly, families,
but especially for those community members with varying degrees of physical
and cognitive abilities.
key features of an Enabling Garden are:
- Sensory Interest (sight,
sound, smell, touch)
- Reflective areas as with
- Active programming so
the experience of gardening is made available to all segments of the
The concept for the Guelph
Enabling Garden began in 1999 when a number of organizations in the
city that support those with physical and cognitive challenges, including
the City of Guelph, identified the fact that there were no public garden
facilities for this segment of Guelph's population.
Volunteers needed! Please click here for more information.
Keep up to date with what's happening in the Garden by visiting our Horticultural Therapist's blog.
Please renew your membership for 2013.
Date of AGM: The Annual General Meeting is scheduled for 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 12th at Guelph City Hall, 1st Floor, Room B, # 1 Carden Street, Guelph.
Membership allows your vote at our Annual General Meeting, you will receive Garden Program updates and it helps support Enabling Garden programs and workshops.
A membership application form is available to download as a Word or a PDF file.
Note: Membership payments (Cheques) will be accepted at the AGM.