Sunshine club at muscoot Far, Empowering People With Disabilities Through Nature Empowering People With Disabilities Through Nature Spring report 2019

Lewisboro Land Trust

Org #50010
Vetted since 2018
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Exposure to nature decreases anxiety, depression, and negative rumination; while at the same time increasing well being, and creative thinking. People with disabilities usually don't have the same access to nature and environmental education as the general public. The Lewisboro Land Trust Access Nature Program, reaches out to people with disabilities to enable them to experience the benefits of nature. We design each program to fit the needs of the individual group, sometimes using educational naturalists or nature programs. The goal of Access Nature Programs is to provide a comfortable. safe, enjoyable experience of nature while educating on the benefits gained. The ultimate goal is s... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Bonnie Robins
Bonnie Robins
Shantala DuGay
Organization Information
PO Box 496
South Salem, NY 10590
United States
Organization Information
PO Box 496
South Salem, NY 10590
United States

Project Reports

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Jun 21, 2022
WE'VE BEEN BUSY! Going full steam ahead!
Yes! We've been very busy this Spring....creating Access Nature outdoor programs for people with disabilities and, teaching our educational workshop. The presentation of our educational workshop, at...
Mar 1, 2022
We are so proud and delighted to report to our wonderful family of supporters, that once again, Access Nature was chosen to present at the Land Trust Alliance 2022  New York Land Conservation...
Nov 18, 2021
Access Nature Educational Workshop
Our Access Nature Educational Workshop is ready to launch. After many months of hard work, we are so pleased to report that we have completed our teaching workshop. Now thousands of people with...
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