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Garden Buddies - membership

Garden Buddies carries out basic garden maintenance work, including: lawn mowing, hedge cutting, pruning, digging, strimming, garden clearance. We can also install low-maintenance gardens.

Garden Buddies is a membership scheme which provides low-cost gardening services to the people who really need it. Accordingly, snvb reserves the right to refuse membership.

To qualify as a member, garden owners must:

  • be unable to carry out the work themselves, due to age or disability
  • have no-one living with them or within a reasonable distance, who could be expected to help
  • live on a restricted income eg, a means-tested benefit or a basic state pension.
  • reside within South Northamptonshire

To join, just download and print the Membership Application Form from the link below and return together with your cheque MADE PAYABLE TO SNVB for the annual membership fee of £15 to:

Garden Buddies, Volunteer Centre, Moat Lane, Towcester, Northants, NN12 6AD.

Please note that the Garden Buddies scheme is currently fully subscribed.  We do have a waiting list and invite anyone interested in joining the scheme to contact us now.

 

Documents

Membership application form

Please complete, sign and post with remittance to:

Garden Buddies, Volunteer Centre, Moat Lane, Towcester, NN12 7AD

Member's information sheet

Garden Buddies FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

Once you have registered with us as a member, our project worker will fix a date to carry out an initial assessment of the work to be done. He will then provide you with a written estimate of hours and costs required. Provided you are happy with this, we will book your job in for the next available day.
For any return jobs, just give us a ring on 01327 358264 to arrange a visit.

Costs
Garden Buddies annual membership fee is £15 and our hourly rate for work carried out is £7. Please note Garden Buddies is a not-for-profit project and these charges contribute to our running costs only.
An invoice will be sent out to you as soon as the work has been completed.

The files are in pdf format, which requires Adobe Acrobat reader. 

If you do not have this, click here to download.