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FarmAbility

FarmAbility provides therapeutic activities and work experience for adults with learning disabilities, some of whom also have autism, on a working livestock farm.  We believe that adults with learning disabilities should have access to meaningful activities that improve their well-being and increase their independence, enabling…

FarmAbility provides therapeutic activities and work experience for adults with learning disabilities, some of whom also have autism, on a working livestock farm. 

We believe that adults with learning disabilities should have access to meaningful activities that improve their well-being and increase their independence, enabling them to participate actively in their communities.

FarmAbility co-farmers are actively involved throughout the year in vegetable growing, orchard management, horse care, animal husbandry, woodwork, an organic egg enterprise, and a range of seasonal farm tasks. We look for opportunities to engage with our local community where co-farmers can create more social connections. Working in small groups supported by a fantastic team of staff, volunteers and students, co-farmers gain a real sense of purpose and achievement, while building the practical and vocational skills they need to move forward in their lives.

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Disabled Access
Disabled Inclusive
Disabled Information
Working Farm, contact to discuss requirements

Who to contact

Contact Name
Sarah Giles
Contact Position
Director
Telephone
01865 245604
E-mail
sarah@farm-ability.org.uk
Website
FarmAbility's website

Where to go

Name
FarmAbility
Address
FAI Farms
Wytham
Oxford
Postcode
OX2 8QJ

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Open to co-farmers on weekdays from 10am - 4pm

Other Details

Availability

Age Ranges
16+

Additional Information

Providing services to
16 + years
Disabled children/young people
Adults

Supporting people with
Learning difficulty
Autistic Spectrum Condition

Last checked on 11/06/2019

Record managed by Activities Oxfordshire

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