South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust

Date started: 
Organisation:  mental health
Service:  mental health
Project:  gardens
Service users helped to design the gardens
The gardens provide space for relaxation
The labyrinth theme unites the three projects


Garden areas at Springfield, Tolworth and Sutton hospitals

Aims and outcomes

The aim of this project was to create a garden area for each of the three sites. Labyrinths are often used for meditation and relaxation and as a spiritual tool, and this theme was chosen by service users to represent the therapeutic value of gardens and to unify the three projects.

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