Let Nature Feed Your Senses conferences

Let Nature Feed Your Senses is a project run by Sensory Trust and LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) as part of Natural England's Access to Nature programme, funded by the Big Lottery Fund's Changing Spaces programme.

A series of conferences from 2010 to 2014 have focused on different aspects of the project, eg using a sensory-rich approach to connect disadvantaged groups with farms, food and nature; health and social benefits; sustaining sensory-rich visits; project evaluation.

Big Lottery FundNatural England

Conference reports

LNFYS conference report PDF (615k)

LNFYS conference report text only OpenDoc (27k)

LNFYS conference report text only Word (44k)

Visit our Let Nature Feed Your Senses website to download the conference presentations

Links

Introduction to Let Nature Feed Your Senses

Getting out more - feedback from the first visits

Discovery Bags - bags designed to make visits engaging and sensory-rich for all groups.

Aims and evaluation - detail from the project plan

Benefits of contact with nature for everyone? - article outlining barriers that prevent some groups accessing the benefits

Children and the natural world - article arguing that children are not over-stimulated by computer games and television as is often claimed in the media.

For more information visit our Let Nature Feed Your Senses web site

Let Nature Feed Your Senses

LEAF