Disability Gardening: Information for Disabled & Seniors Document List

Publication List:

Health Benefits of Gardening for Senior Women
Gardening has physical and psychological benefits for older women including reduced waist circumference, improved aerobic endurance, hand dexterity, cognitive function, and daily physical activity - Published: 2016-10-13
Wheelchair Accessible Container Farm
Container Farm specially designed to be fully operated by a person in a wheelchair - Published: 2016-04-04
Richie's Gardening and Home Maintenance
Richie is a person who experiences ADHD and has always enjoyed gardening, as it turns out - Published: 2014-04-26
Raised Garden Beds - A Growing Trend
Sturdy elevated planter box allows seniors and persons with limited mobility to grow a garden of vegetables herbs and flowers - Published: 2011-06-12
Bringing Gardens to Care Homes in the UK
Using its Homes for Wildlife project the RSPB hopes to bring many species that are currently in decline in British gardens to Bupa care homes - Published: 2011-01-24
Indoor Plants for Health Care Design
Pulmonary rehab patients report increased well-being when interior plants introduced - Published: 2010-12-29
How to Create a Garden That is Disability Friendly
If you are planning a garden you need to ensure that it is accessible to everyone whether they are on foot or in a wheelchair - Published: 2010-10-08
Accessible Rotating Garden Containers
The Rotating Garden is an accessible garden for people in wheelchairs seniors and people with disabilities - Published: 2010-02-28
Indoor Houseplants for Better Sleep
Placing houseplants in the main living areas of a house can enhance the flow of energy through the entire structure - Published: 2009-02-27
Garden Planting Tool for the Disabled Gardener
The Planting Stick makes garden planting easier for seniors with mobility problems and the disabled - Published: 2009-02-27
Gardening with a Disability: Adjustments for the Disabled Gardener
Tips for helping a gardener with a disability to enjoy gardening planting and sowing - Published: 2009-02-27