St Nicks

Centre for nature and green living

Tag: ecotherapy

Job Opportunities: Ecotherapy Project Assistant and Thriving at Work Project Officer

Two fantastic opportunities have come up at St Nicks; Ecotherapy Project Assistant and Thriving at Work Project Officer. You can find out more, including how to apply, about both roles on our vacancies page. The Ecotherapy Project Assistant role will support the administration of our innovative Ecotherapy project and help with the delivery of project […]

Posted 24 March 2021 | Tags: ecotherapy, jobs, opportunities, vacancy, work

Covid Update: January 2021

It will come as no surprise to hear that the Environment Centre remains closed during the latest lockdown. You are of course welcome to visit the nature reserve (observing  Covid restrictions, naturally). Nature really does work magic during these tricky times, and we can’t put it better than this wonderful article in the Guardian, celebrating our very own “unexpected wonderland”. It goes on […]

Posted 5 January 2021 | Tags: covid, ecotherapy, nature, nature reserve, newsletters, recycling

Covid update: changes due to UK-wide lockdown

As we move into a second phase of Covid lockdown we are ever aware of the need for people to enjoy fresh air, a place to go to exercise and a reminder of the simple joys of being in nature. Although the Environment Centre remains closed for the near future,  please do come along and […]

Posted 3 November 2020 | Tags: covid, ecotherapy, Environment Centre, nature reserve

Awards update and great Ecotherapy feedback

Out of 300 nominations for 14 different awards our Recycling Team placed in the top three of the 2019 Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management for Collection Crew of the Year. They were hoping to win but are still chuffed to have made the shortlist – and we know they are the best! […]

Posted 11 June 2019 | Tags: award, ecotherapy, recycling

Ecotherapy to continue thanks to National Lottery players!

We are exceptionally pleased to announce that our Ecotherapy Programme has been refunded by Big Lottery Fund Reaching Communities for a further five years! Over the last three years this project has supported over 242 individuals to improve both their mental and physical wellbeing through outdoor activity underpinned by a one-to-one tailored mentoring programme. This […]

Posted 30 April 2018 | Tags: ecotherapy, funding