Growing Your Group

Let’s Grow

This guide is based on the garden program at the Central Toronto Community Health Centres, which focus on ways to link gardening to mental health promotion, physical activity and healthy eating. It offers promising practices for running programs and sample activities used by CTCHC, organized by season. View the Let’s Grow document.

HSC Community Garden Toolkit

Sections Two and Three (Step 8) have suggestions for building a strong garden group and for involving the wider community

Ontario Healthy Communities Coalition

The Inclusive Community Organizations Toolkit is designed to support diversity and improve inclusion in small to mid-sized, volunteer-based non profit organizations. You can download PDF’s or order a print copy. They also have a page of Diversity/Inclusion Education links