Alice Hoad with one of her tomato plants

Green-fingered Alice wows friends at care home

A woman with learning difficulties is wowing house-mates and staff at the residential service where she lives in Kent, with her previously unsuspected horticultural skills. Twenty-five-year-old Alice Hoad never misses a chance to visit the newly-renovated vegetable patch of Rhyme House in Sittingbourne to inspect the fruit and vegetables she […]

teenage volunteers help care home renovate their gardens

Giants’ volunteers revamp care home garden

Generous teenage volunteers raised funds and carried out garden renovation work at a Huddersfield care home. Members of the Huddersfield Giants Community Trust National Citizenship Service (NCS) spent time at Aden View Care Home carrying out the work. They organised fundraising activities to buy plants, ornaments and solar lights to […]