Charities for gardeners.

This is a good time of year to think of the various charities that help gardeners.

Thrive is a national horticultural charity that supports a network of specialist projects that run horticultural activity for training and employment, therapy and health.

The Gardeners’ Royal Benevolent Society is a charitable organisation which has been helping disabled or retired gardeners and associated tradespersons for over 160 years.

P erennial is a charity dedicated to helping people who work in Horticulture.

Garden leave helps veterans who may have mental health problems. It uses horticultural therapy to support troubled veterans on their way to good health and transition to civilian life.