Partnerships

Rhubarb Farm has many partners, some formal, with whom we have contracts, and some as stakeholders who refer volunteers or advise us or use us for placements.  Among our key partners are:-

Derbyshire Probation Trust
Derbyshire County Council Drug and Alcohol Team
Derbyshire County Council Raising Aspirations Programme
Food Aware, Rotherham
Shirebrook and Whaley Thorns Children's Centres/the Multi-Agency Team
Bolsover Community Mental Health team
Shirebrook Christian Centre
Bolsover CVP
Gateway to Nature, Nottingham
Acorn Training, Ripley
The Big Lottery Fund
Lankelly Chase Foundation
The Henry Smith Charity

One of our partnerships is with Food Aware, another Community Interest Company, which redistributes surplus food from the food industry.  With Food Aware we are supplying further veg bags to families in need, and delivering cookery courses and vegetable growing courses under the Local Food Fund.  Food Aware top up our veg bags every week with surplus food.