Mindfulness Day – 4th June

MINDFULNESS DAY A time to stop and pause! Experts tell us that pausing several times during the day to reframe our thoughts will truly allow us to live our best life But do we know HOW to do this? Our one day Mindfulness Workshop will provide you with some of the tools to: Meditate De-stress…

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A very Summery Spring Fair

Our annual Spring Fair was a huge success this year, enjoying gorgeous sunshine, a blossoming garden and attended by over 400 members of the public. We had many delights to sample throughout the day! They included our very own Elvis, Rob Smiths Music Group, Craft Activities, plenty of food and refreshments, stalls selling our homemade…

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Spring Newsletter

Spring Newsletter Twice a year we produce a newsletter. Whilst it is impossible to capture everything that happens at Sydenham Garden, our Spring Newsletter gives you a glimpse into the Garden. Subscribers to our friends scheme receive a paper copy a few days before it is made available in electronic format. If you would like…

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Sydenham Gardens Annual Spring Fair is here!

Yes, the open day you’ve all been waiting for is finally here: our annual Spring Fair! This is a real highlight on the Sydenham Garden calendar, and not to be missed! Entrance is just £1, 50p for concessions, and doors open at 11.00 on Saturday May 7th. Our various projects have been working hard to…

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We are recruiting

This recruitment is now closed Job Advert: Caretaker. About Us: Sydenham Garden is a charity that aims to help people recover from mental illness and other significant illnesses through an inclusive and welcoming environment, and offers a range of therapeutic creative activities. We provide a variety of services for the community. This is currently done…

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Sing it Out

A huge thank you to Sydenham Singers, who as part of the Sing out for Christmas group managed to raise us £600! Sydenham Singers and Sydenham Garden have had a long standing partnership for over 4 years now, and we are so grateful for their support. Sydenham Singers (London) is an independent community choir working…

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Community Volunteering Day

Community Volunteering Days are back! After a short winter break we are back with our regular volunteering day on the third Saturday of each month. For more information about these fun-filled, food-filled days see: http://www.sydenhamgarden.org.uk/event/community-volunteer-day-2/2016-02-20/

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We are recruiting

  The deadline for applications has now closed   We are currently recruiting for an Outreach and Development Worker Are you ready for something truly rewarding? We are looking for a versatile and enthusiastic individual to maintain links with our referrers, assess referrals, and help co-workers (the name we give our service users) improve their…

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Sydenham Garden: A Case Study

A Case Study In 2013 we were the subject of a case study by our friends at Sustain. This year they’ve updated it to reflect our current position.  If you’d like to have a  read please follow the link. http://www.sustainweb.org/publications/growing_health_case_study_sydenham_garden/ A big thank you goes to Sustain for all their support

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Mindfulness at Sydenham Garden

We are really excited to be introducing a new Mindfulness course at Sydenham Garden!   Mindfulness can help to: lower stress levels; provide emotional balance; develop a stronger focus, and; shape our understanding of happiness You are invited to join us on an 8 week course to help develop some tools to deal with issues that arise in our daily lives….

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