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Growing Grounds Farm- TMHA

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Transitions - Mental Health Association

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 5 people are interested

Our Growing Grounds Farm provides horticultural therapy, vocational rehabilitation, and socialization opportunities for adults with severe mental illness.

"Nurturing plants and people "

Growing Grounds Farm relies on the efforts of a broad spectrum of community volunteers for the completion of large projects and ongoing maintenance. There are many ways to volunteer at Growing Grounds Farm from one time spur of the moment efforts to ongoing long-term volunteering!

If you are interested in volunteering (as an individual or as a group), please contact mbalmana@t-mha.org or 805-540-6564 to schedule a time to volunteer at our Santa Maria Farm location.

See the Growing Grounds website for more information!

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About Transitions - Mental Health Association


784 High Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, US

Mission Statement

Transitions-Mental Health Association (TMHA) is a non-profit organization serving San Luis Obispo and North Santa Barbara Counties. We are dedicated to eliminating stigma and promoting recovery and wellness for people with mental illness through work, housing, community and family support services.


TMHA designs, develops and operates highly effective mental health programs and services that give opportunities to at-risk youth and disabled adults and seniors. We strive to help our clients be defined by their strengths, gifts and contributions to society, not by their illnesses or difficulties. We have been part of the community since 1954.



We'll work with your schedule.


820 W. Foster RoadSanta Maria, CA 93455



  • Mental Health
  • Gardening
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building


  • Group


  • Must be at least 18
  • You can come volunteer Tuesday-Friday between the hours of 9:30 AM-12:30 PM. You do not have to commit to any amount of hours, you may come as you please.
  • Once you get to the farm you must complete a confidentiality agreement and if you are a minor you must come with a parent or guardian.

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