Guelph Enabling Garden (The)

Contact Information
Alternate Name GEG
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Alternate Contact Anna Kroetsch, Registered Horticultural Therapist; Phone: 226-706-9767; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Wendy Lewis, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 519-831-5419; Email:
Primary Executive Trevor Barton, Chair; Email:
Alternate Executive Leanne Warren, Accessibility Coordinator, City of Guelph; Phone: 519-822-1260 ext 2670; Fax: 519-763-9240; Email:
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 multi-sensory 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 Meeting second Tue of the month 6 pm-8 pm, Jan-Dec * held at Guelph City Hall, Meeting Rm TBD
Dates Volunteer opportunities in the Garden, Apr-Nov 
Free Horticultural Therapy programming workshops and teaching sessions, May-Sep
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit the website for information
Languages English
Fees Membership - optional; $20/year individual or $50/year business
Time-Limited Events For seasonal programming, see the "News and Events" section of the website.
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Funding Grants ; Donations ; United Way
Elections At the Annual General Meeting
Resources See website for brochures and newsletter
Service Categories Community Gardening ~ Disabilities Issues