The Space to Thrive – review on the social benefits of urban green spaces

25th February 2020

The National Lottery Heritage Fund in partnership with The National Lottery Community Fund, have published ‘Space to Thrive’ –¬† an evidence review on the social benefits of urban green spaces, including the benefits to health and wellbeing. Download Full Report¬†

The Space to Thrive report was conducted by researchers from Sheffield Hallam University and The University of Sheffield. It is based on a review of 385 papers published within the last ten years. Each have been through a process of academic peer review. It focuses on issues such as health, wellbeing and social integration.