Online discussions through Zoom, then the creation of a zine, hosted by Kate Dickinson and myself.
Take part in a permaculture project documenting and sharing about how permaculture principles can enable people affected by disability and/or chronic illness/long term health issues (CI/LTHI), to thrive.
This project is aimed at both people living with disabilities and/or CI/LTHI and/or people supporting others living with disabilities and/or CI/LTHI
Following the success of the first two Zoom sessions, we are hosting a further three one hour sessions, throughout October.
Tuesday 11th October 10-11am
Saturday 22nd October 2-3pm
Sunday 30th October 10-11am
All sessions are are UK timings.
You are welcome to attend any number of sessions. You are also very welcome to attend these sessions if you didn’t participate in the September sessions.
We are inviting participants to share experiences they have had or ideas about, using the Holmgren Permaculture Principles in managing their disabilities and/or CI/LTHI and/or supporting someone else with disabilities and/or CI/LTHI.
This link features more information about each of the 12 principles
Ways of sharing these experiences and ideas with others in the session might include -
Sharing an image (photo, doodle, illustration, mind map)
Written/typed so that Kate or Kt can share on your behalf
Participants will also be encouraged to discuss these experiences and ideas in the sessions. There is no pressure to either share or discuss in the sessions. People who want to attend the sessions and just listen in are very welcomed.
The Zoom sessions will be recorded and then the content shared about experiences and ideas will be collated and used to create a zine which will be available to others as a resource. The zine will be available in both electronic and paper versions.
The zine content can be anonymous or participants can be named and attributed to their experiences and ideas - either preference is great.
In the week after the Zoom sessions finish, you will be asked to complete a short evaluation tool so that we can learn from the experiences of participants and plan future events accordingly.
We will be sharing information about this project on social media and on Kt’s blog and newsletter
Please email Kt if you would like to take part in this project - remember it’s totally fine and very welcomed to just listen in to the ideas sharing and discussion. Also, feel free to email me with any questions you may have.
If you have already attended the initial sessions I will automatically be sending you an email with the link for the Zoom sessions.
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