A place to grow - Blaby District Council

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A Place To Grow

A Place to Grow

A Place To Grow is a free to use sustainable Community Garden with the purpose to support positive Health and Wellbeing. This will be done by encouraging people to learn new things by producing and eating healthy food, being physically active, getting involved in the community and meeting new people in a friendly, informal and safe environment.

The site is aimed at supporting and encouraging those living with or affected by a health condition to enjoy the outdoors.

"A Place to Grow has helped me gain knowledge to grow my own produce in my garden at home"


 Opening Times  
 Monday  Closed 
 Tuesday  10:00 - 13:00
 Wednesday  Closed
 Thursday  10:00 - 13:00
 Friday  09:30 - 12:30

 "I really don't know what I'd do if it wasn't for this place"

To access the project the following criteria must be met;

  •  Able to follow instructions
  •  Able to use gardening tools safely
  •  Respectful towards other site users
  •  Able to communicate with other site users
  •  Able to work without 1-2-1 supervision 

"I enjoy A Place to Grow as it allows me to socialise with other people"

What will the site provide?

Induction Programme

For new referrals (available 3 days per week).

Community Garden sessions

Existing users and those progressing from the induction programme (available 3 days per week).


For people who want to help out on site with tasks and support those using the site.

Dedicated sessions

For residents with more complex needs.

"It's helped me to learn and grow as a person."

Forms attached below  please download and email to leisure@blaby.gov.uk or print and send to Health and Leisure Services, The Pavilion, Huncote, Leicester, LE9 3BN


Registration forms   

New Starter form

3 Month Review

APTG Plot Diagram

Volunteer Application Form

Find us at:

A Place to Grow, Mill Lane, Enderby, LE19 4LX

Next to Enderby Leisure Centre 


Turn into Enderby Leisure Centre, the site is situated at the bottom of the car park.  

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Related Pages


Health and Leisure Services 
Blaby District Council 
Council Offices 
Desford Road 
LE19 2EP

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Last updated: 06 November 2017

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