Community Projects

We aim to provide services not just for those interested in the lifestyle as a hobby or lifetime goal but also for those that may not otherwise have access to these resources. As such, we have a variety of Concessionary offers available for those that meet any of the following criteria:

  • Disabled
  • Carer accompanying a disabled individual
  • Young Carers
  • Those on benefits
  • Those on PIP
  • Low income families
  • OAP’s
  • Charity Volunteers
  • Students including Mature students
  • Anyone who has needed to visit a foodbank in the last year
  • Other (Please provide further information if you think your status qualifies you)

All you have to do is send us an email to with a copy of any paperwork you have as proof of your status and address along with a list of the courses you are interested in. We will email you back with details of upcoming courses and details on how to claim your concession rate. Rates may vary depending on the course and situation, some may be a discounted price whereas others may be free.

2016 Community Work

You can view our past work in the community on our 2016 Community Projects page.

2017 Community Work

Details of smaller projects and work are detailed below. For larger projects, please browse our Comunity Projects sub-menu options. We have a variety of big and exciting projects ongoing this year, many of which offer FREE courses and walks to participants.

Sustainable Life are working on the Big Seed Giveaway project completing the administration. This project is managed by Forest Schools Birmingham and funded by the Big Lottery Fund. Through their Veg Champions project (2017) we have supplied over 3000 pupils across Birmingham with free Tomato seeds including a free growing pack and complimentary school worksheets.

Into the future

In order to gain future funding we want to hear back from you regarding what you would like to see happeneing in your area. If you can tell us a little about WHY plese get intouch with us directly at Otherwise, please take a few minutes of your time and fill out our simple survey here. Thank you!