Social & Personal Permaculture Design Workshop

19th Sept 2017   9.30-17.00

High Heathercombe Centre, Dartmoor

An opportunity to bring a project or issue you’d like to do some work on, get a different perspective on. You will be guided through the permaculture design process and come away with a clearer vision, and some guidance from nature and the principles of permaculture on how to achieve that vision, through a facilitated process.

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Active Hope

When: 2-day residential, evening 24th – 26th  October 2017

Where: High Heathercombe Centre, near Manaton on Dartmoor.

What: 2 Day workshop based on Joanna Macy’s ‘The Work That Reconnects’. This work will support you in finding inner strength and capacity to face the enormous challenges we face in the world today.

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Women’s Wild Hearth

When: Dated tbc June 2018

Stop the clocks, put down your load, turn off the phone and come with us into the woods, giving yourself the gift of nature and nurture. Held in the arms of old Mother Dartmoor we will create our village, make fire, tend our hearth, cook delicious meals, and forage for wild foods. 

Learn how to deepen your connection to nature and your feeling of belonging to the land. 

Share crafting and laughing, story, song and sisterhood. Ancient skills, working with fire, foraging, wild medicines. Yoga, meditation and deep relaxation. Time under the stars, and the ancient practice of the sweat lodge or the moon lodge. 

Who is it for? For women who would like to get closer to the wild side of nature, develop their intuition and learn some skills for practical and personal resilience. Max 20 participants.

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People Care Permaculture Intensive

Dates: 2018 dates tbc

Venue: High Heathercombe Centre, nr Manaton, Dartmoor

Permaculture design for the self and our communities. This immersive residential course will enable participants to confidently apply Permaculture design tools to personal and social settings.  We will explore the role of nature connection in resourcing ourselves, our creativity and our design process. (more…)

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Wholistic Culture

Building Wholistic Teams, Events and Culture                                   using the 8 Shields model

with Jon Young

When: 11th – 12th March 2017

We are excited to have Jon Young join us for this weekend event. Jon is the founder of the 8 Shields movement and the author of two books on nature connection. He has been developing this work for over 30 years, spending time with indigenous people around the world exploring the wisdom of connective culture and nature-based living.

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