With nature as our guide, we are committed to connecting both people and communities, creating a more supportive, adaptable, resilient and resourceful environment for every living thing. 

Become an Outside Lives Volunteer

There are a number of ways to volunteer with Outside Lives, all of which are sustainable, meaningful, and purposeful, providing a positive impact on the community.


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Our Story

Outside Lives was established in 2018. Find out a brief history on why and how it was formed from our founder, Lucy Powell.


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  • Growing Skills Progression Programme

    Our new image has arrived and we are totally delighted. Read more

  • Outside Lives Video Site Map!

    As part of our familiarisation project, 'Basecamp', we've teamed up with Friend and Volunteer, Mark Poland (of Happy News fame!) to create a fun, simple and informative walkthrough of all the places on site here at OL so you can get a feel for the map before you visit! Read more

  • OL receive support from Keep Wales Tidy!

    We are delighted to have been awarded a new garden package by environmental charity Keep Wales Tidy! We're proud to be one of the first organisations in the country to benefit from this year’s Local Places for Nature scheme which help us further develop our on site community garden. We'll also receive plants, tools and materials provided for free by Keep Wales Tidy! Read more