Perennial delivers advice and information services to individuals working in or retired from horticulture and their families. From gardeners to greenkeepers, foresters to landscape designers, if you work in the horticultural industry with plants, trees, flowers, turf or help look after our green spaces or work at a garden centre, Perennial can offer you support. Where people have worries about ill health, bereavement, housing, benefit, employment issues or paying their bills, we are happy to help with any issue you may be facing, however complicated.


On our website you can find tools, resources, and helpful information to help build confidence and achieve your aspirations for financial, mental, and physical wellbeing.  Resources includes.

Support for families

Health & Wellbeing


Managing Money

Debt Advice

Energy support & advice

Financial Support

Training & careers

Our Casework Service can: Give you access to free specialist legal advice, help you maximise your income & advise on housing issues and advice for your parenting journey. Support you through the practical stages of bereavement, to access health and social care services and understand the practical support available to people due to illness or disability. We can offer advice and information on training and development and access to a work coach. We also give debt advice.


Last updated on 17 June 2022

Who is eligible?

We support anyone who is currently working in horticulture. We also support those whose last job was in horticulture, but left due to redundancy, ill health or caring responsibilities.  To receive our services, you will need to provide proof of your paid work in a horticultural industry.

Our teams can help you understand the financial support that may be available to you and can be accessed through our helpline. We also provide specialist support programmes to meet the particular needs of people working in horticulture and their families. You can find out more at

How to apply?

Call 0800 093 8543 or complete our contact form


for confidential help and support.

(Mon – Fri 9am – 5.00pm) or to find out more today. 

Other information

Perennial’s website has tools and advice for you to use.

We also provide access to:

  • Mental Wellbeing online community
  • Help with Managing Money
  • Physiotherapy Services
  • Employment Services

Contact details

Perennial Gardeners Royal Benevolent Society
115-117 Kingston Road
KT22 7SU

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