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Braintree Grow Your Own Evaluation
We'd love to hear how you have found your Grow Your Own kits in the Braintree District. Please answer our short survey to provide us with important feedback.
How happy were you with your grow your own kit?
Please pick one number between 1-5. 1 being not happy and 5 being very happy.
Did you grow your own fruit and veg individually or with your family members?
I did this activity on my own
I did this activity with other members of my household
Did you join the Facebook page and was it useful to have a local online group?
Yes, I joined and have made a new friendship group online!
Yes, I joined it and follow with interest
Yes, I joined and I occasionally follow what is happening
No, I did not join the group although I am on Facebook
No, I am not on Facebook
Did you find the Grow Your Own Kit Beneficial? Why/How?
Has this encouraged you to continue to grow fruit and vegetables?
Yes, I'd like to learn more about growing all year round
Yes, I enjoy planting in the spring/summer season
I'm not sure, I may need some encouragement to keep things going
No, this was a one off for me, I won't be doing it again
If not, why not?
Has growing your own at home made you more active?
Yes, definitely much more active than I was before
Yes, a bit more active
About the same as I was before
No, not more active but I was an active person already
No, not more active I don't enjoy it
No, not more active as I have physical issues which makes it difficult
Do you feel growing your own at home has improved your mental health and wellbeing?
Yes, I feel mentally well for being outside and having something enjoyable to do at home
Yes, I feel a bit better than I was before the kit arrived
I don't feel the kit has impacted on my mental wellbeing at all
Has growing your own at home prevented you from seeking mental health support from your GP during the lockdown?
Yes, I would have had to see my GP if I had not had this kit
No, I don't think I would have had to see my GP
I don't know if it has prevented me, but I haven't seen my GP
I had to see my GP for mental health support during lockdown
Will growing your own at home encourage you and others in your household to eat more healthily?
Yes, we love fresh fruit and veg and will definitely try and eat more in our diet
Yes, now we know how affordable growing at home is
We already had a healthy diet
No, we will not make any changes
Would you like to take part in further projects in your area to learn more about growing fruit and veg?
Yes, I would like to take part in adult only learning
Yes, I would like to find out more about family activities
No thank you
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