Gardens Provide Opportunities For Aged Care

BY DR CHRIS REED, Consultant Practitioner

JUNE 2016

Gardens in aged care can provide an opportunity to give a person some independence in a natural environment where they are at ease. There is also a gentle affirmation that there is life outside of the confines of a building and the often regimented life of supported care. In other words, gardens can give a person a level of self-determination and an opportunity to achieve a positive empowering experience {...}

Matthew Aspland