Foundations for Growing Well a Mental Health Charity


Project Details: Growing Well are a targeted and specialist mental health intervention. We champion recovery through outdoor activity in our two Cumbrian market gardens. We will be bringing our unique mental health intervention to the Egremont community however we need your help to do so. To read more about our work, please visit The project’s goals are to regenerate the old council growing nursery at Egremont into a safe space for people to work on their mental health. Transforming a neglected area into a vibrant space with greenhouses and outdoor areas full of growing fruit and veg for the local community. The project has been supported by The Copeland Council and the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority. In summary, the Growing Well project in Egremont aims to transform individuals, the site, and the community. As a charity every penny counts and there is a large amount of work that is required to get the site up and running to allow us to deliver our support to the local community. Job title: Foundations for new modular building Team size and trade (estimate): 3-man team, Plant operator, Concrete. Equipment needs (estimate): 5t tonne excavator, 9t dumper, formwork etc Time required (estimate): 5 days. Timescale: start in late February. Job description: We will be installing a modular classroom unit on the existing hard-standing pad adjacent to the entrance of the site. This unit will serve as the cornerstone of our operations, providing essential welfare facilities, much-needed classroom space, and therapy rooms for one-on-one sessions with our beneficiaries. Additionally, it will house a small office for our dedicated Growing Well staff. The existing hard-standing pad is not quite big enough for the proposed unit. The pad will need to be extended by 2.5m along a length of 23m at a standard approximate depth of 450mm. We will likely need to install dowels at regular

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