TALMAR, (Therapeutic Alternatives of Maryland), is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to the mission of enhancing health for all people of all ages and abilities. We offer an innovative therapeutic, vocational, and educational environment designed for individuals with disabilities or chronic conditions that impact their health and well-being.
Its not too late! November is ‘welcome to our farm’ month! We hope that you visit our farm to take a tour, obtain information regarding our programs and meet those who facilitate them. We have two (2) licensed horticultural therapists (HT) on staff and an HT intern providing ongoing or one time activities for individuals or groups that take place in our greenhouses or in our fields. For those interested, please call our office to schedule a time to visit. 410-825-2020 or go on line to email@example.com to email your request. Whether you have a disability or someone who loves to garden or plant, see what program might be best for you or your group. All are welcome!
Looking for a new career path? Love the outdoors, nutritional consumption of organic produce, minimizing negative impacts to our environment? Consider enrolling in our program, ‘BREAKING NEW GROUND’ – a 10 month course in sustainable agriculture for beginning farmers. While all may apply, our focus provides veterans training in small scale organic farming. Graduates are given a plot of land in which to farm and mentor-ship in their start-up year. talmar.org/breaking-new-ground/ Call 410-825-2020 to make an appointment to take a tour of our farm and obtain additional information regarding the 2018 session! Accreditation in Sustainable Agriculture is offered in conjunction with the Community College Baltimore County.