Horticulture & Woodwork

Not So Different Horticulture & Woodwork programme is designed for those interested in horticulture and woodwork either as a lifestyle choice for positive health and well being or as a career choice.

We offer hands on practical work experience in community settings to enable individuals to develop their individual talents to realise their full potential.

Not So Different training sites are located in the following areas:

  • Greendale Road, Kilbarrack,
  • Hilltop Raheny and
  • Main Street Coolock


We provide work experience in the area of garden maintenance, garden design, garden construction and community gardening. We also bring people back to their community through their unique talents and skills and thereby reducing social isolation so often a result of disadvantage.