NHS Forest Conference 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Come to our conference on September 28th, 2015 at University Hospital, Birmingham. The theme is increasing the value of Health and Wellbeing in your green space and we will be showcasing and sharing best practice in this area through presentations and workshops. Our hosts are University Hospital, Birmingham, who will be showing us around their fantastic orchard and community garden in the afternoon. The cost is a very reasonable £30. We look forward to welcoming all sectors of healthcare. We will also be presenting five awards. Share your ideas with us on how you use the great outdoors therapeutically.

The day includes:

  • A workshop discussing how to increase the value of health and wellbeing in your green space
  • An awards ceremony,
  • An opportunity to learn more about the interface between health and the environment through a guided walk to include the planting at University Hospital, Birmingham
  • A chance to meet NHS, forestry and community engagement professionals

NHS Forest Award Categories:

  • Most Innovative Forest Site Award (judged by panel)
  • Best Community engagement at an NHS Forest site
  • Largest number of trees planted
  • Significant contribution to the NHS Forest project

For more information about the awards click here

To book a ticket click here

To find out more about the speakers at the conference click here

The event is in the Poastgraduate Centre, for directions on how to get there follow this link here