Barley Twist Garden Services

Hello. Barley Twist Garden Services is based within the Ashleigh Wellbeing Hub. We Provide horticultural training to our team of trainees.

What we offer

  • Work Based Training for adults with learning disabilities

Facilities

  • Parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden Centre
  • Accessible bathroom

Equipment for hire

  • Sensory
  • Accessible bathroom

Find us

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Barley Twist Garden Services

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  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed
  • Whitmore Way
    Ashleigh Wellbeing Hub
    Basildon
    Essex
    SS14 2NN

    Get directions

    You can find us within Ashleigh Wellbeing Hub not far from the A127 by following signs for Basildon Town Centre. At Roundacre roundabout take the first exit. Follow this road until you get to the traffic lights adjasent to Staples. Turn left towards Fryerns. At the mini roundabout turn right into Whitmore way, follow this road over three mini roundabouts. We are on the left, almost opposite the petrol station.

  • Tel: 01268 271042
  • Tel: 0333 013 5438
  • Email: amy.butler@essexcares.org

About this hub

Barley Twist Garden Services is based within the Ashleigh Wellbeing Hub. We provide horticultural training to our team of trainees.

Attached to the hub is Barley Twist Garden Services which sells plants, garden produce and merchandise to the public and our gardening contracts team who provide commercial and residential gardening services.

The team work with their local community, providing voluntary support to community-based projects such as helping with the gardening club at the local school.

Within the centre grounds the team maintain the garden area, raised flower beds, patio areas and sensory garden, which promotes a relaxing learning environment.

Our trainees are supported to develop horticultural skills through a series of programmes which include cultivating vegetables and flowers from seed, using machinery , working in our very own garden centre through to working as part of our contracts team.

We offer opportunities for customers to gain recognised qualifications in work based skills which formalises their learning, increases confidence and creates a positive step towards seeking employment.

Pricing

Prices will depend on the length of your session(s) and the level of support you need. As an example a full day with one of our services would typically start at around £58. Please note that you will be assessed on the levels of support you need.