Sheltered Work Opportunities Project

Caring for People, Caring for Plants. A registered charity based on therapeutic horticulture providing meaningful occupation in a supportive environment, aiming to restore well-being to people with mental illnesses.

Through the use of Therapeutic Horticulture the Sheltered Work Opportunities Project helps to restore mental wellbeing, and give purpose to people’s lives.

The Sheltered Work Opportunities Project (SWOP) is a registered charity set up to offer realistic meaningful pressure-free rehabilitation to adults with life impacting mental health illnesses.

Cherry Tree Nursery is based in Northbourne

Chestnut Nursery is based in Poole

We host many events throughout the year including plant sales, quiz nights and afternoon teas.