Posted by: Chelsea Hampton | June 21, 2013

It’s Summer! Resources for Enabled Gardening

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  • Solutions for Living: Tools for the Enabled Garden – One of the many resources from Wyoming AgrAbility is the Solutions for Living series, which includes Solutions for Living: Tools for the Enabled Garden. This publication provides examples of tools and solutions for most limitations so that people may continue to enjoy gardening. View this publication and more on the Publications page of the Wyoming AgrAbility website here.  
  • Gardening with Effective Arthritis Management – The National AgrAbility Project has a variety of resources including the PowerPoint presentation, Gardening with Effective Arthritis Management, available online here. This helpful and informative presentation addresses limitations, the benefits of gardening, ergonomics and garden modifications, and more.      
  • Gardening Without Pain – This publication from Wyoming AgrAbility provides information on gardening tools, preventing pain and injury, and maximizing comfort for individuals with physical conditions so that gardening can continue to be an enjoyed activity. Check out this fact sheet and more on the Publications page of the Wyoming AgrAbility website here.
  • NCHPAD – The National Center on Health, Physical Activity, and Disability has numerous resources on staying active for individuals with disabilities, including articles on enabled gardening. Read the article, Home Enabling Garden: Part I, here.

 

This information is provided courtesy of the Wyoming AgrAbility Project. For more information, visit our website or call toll-free at 866-395-4986.

 

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