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Guelph Enabling Garden (The)

Contact Information
Alternate Name GEG
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Alternate Contact Anna Kroetsch, Registered Horticultural Therapist; Phone: 519-546-7027; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Wendy Lewis, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 519-831-5419; Email:
Primary Executive D. Trevor Barton, Chair; Email:
Alternate Executive Leanne Warren, Accessibility Coordinator, City of Guelph; Phone: 519-822-1260 ext 2670; Fax: 519-763-9240; Email:
Description (Site) Located near Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
Site Location Riverside Park
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
689 Woolwich St N
Guelph, ON N1H 3Z1
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Intersection Woolwich St and Speedvale Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 15 
Guelph, ON N1H 6J6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Designed for people of all ages with varying degrees of physical and cognitive ability, the Garden celebrates the reflective, expressive and active connections with nature through multisensory garden features.
Description (Service) Located within a public park, the Garden is a living, interactive, accessible environment that fosters a sense of belonging and contributes to the well-being of the community.  
* wide accessible, textured walkways and raised garden beds invite visitors and participants of all abilities 
* free parking
Hours Board meeting (Guelph City Hall, Meeting Rm TBD) second Tue of the month 6 pm-8 pm 
Meetings vary, Jul-Aug
Dates Volunteer opportunities in the Garden, Apr-Nov 
Free Horticultural Therapy programming workshops and teaching sessions, May-Oct
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit website for information 
For seasonal programming, see News and Events section of website
Languages English
Fees Membership - optional; $20/year individual or $50/year business
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Funding Grants ; Donations ; United Way
Elections At Annual General Meeting
Print Material See website for brochures and newsletter
Service Categories Community Gardens ; Horticultural Therapy