GLNP conference on being well with nature announced

Being well with nature has been announced as the theme for the GLNP's annual conference which is now open for bookings. The event will take place on 9 November at Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln and consider health benefits from natural environments which can provide a better choice for patients and health professionals.

The conference will be opened by Stephen Pintus, Director of Public Health in North East Lincolnshire and Interim Director of Public Health in North Lincolnshire. This will be followed by Jane Jobarteh of Public Health England describing why we need to be active and the evidence base for the effectiveness of the natural environment. Two examples will be given of how nature has improved health, the first from Kate Mitchell of Hill Holt Wood and then from Sue France from the long running Green Estate project in Sheffield.

Booking for the conference is essential, please email or ring 01507 528398 to book a place.