Youth Grow

Fees Free / Youth Guarantee

Fees Free scheme. Youth Grow is a ‘Life Ready – Work Ready’ programme for 16-25 year-olds.

based around horticulture training and designed to equip you with the skills needed to enter the workforce or return to mainstream study.

Programmes are individually tailored and cover: independent living skills (cooking, shopping, flatting etc), literacy skills, math and budgeting, time management and employer expectations.  Participants learn these skills through practical application as they help to maintain YouthGrow’s Garden Centre. 


Young people at Youthgrow:

  • Experience being a valued part of a group
  • Learn to make informed decisions
  • Grow in self-confidence
  • Learn to share their skills and abilities with others
  • Experience community work and service
  • Develop skills in working in a team and with a diverse range of people
  • Leave the programme with a national qualification in horticulture