Open and Distance Learning Quality Council – U.k. accrediting body for distance learning.

Royal Horticultural Society – The UK’s leading gardening charity.

Society of Garden Designers – Leading UK professional body for garden designers.

British Institute of Interior Design – Leading professional body for interior designers.

Thrive – charity promoting therapeutic and social horticulture.

Garden Organic – charity researching and promoting organic gardening techniques.

Herb Society – the UK’s leading society for understanding, appreciation and use of herbs.

Association for Coaching – Professional Body for Life Coaching.

Counselling Society – Professional Body for UK Counsellors.

BACP – British Association for Counsellors and Psychotherapists.

Counselling UK – Leading directory of UK Counsellors and Psychotherapists.

The Writers’ List – International directory of writers.

Useful Sites

Borders Business Mentors – work with an expert business mentor online.

Change and Grow – articles, advice and support for creating meaningful life change.

Childcare Training – Childcare training directory, with free ebook on child psychology and online training course.

Counselors Online – Online counseling and therapy with expert therapists.

28 day CBT Programs – transform your life in just 28 days, create lasting change!

Couple Therapy Online – Advice for couples and families from expert therapists.

Employee Counselling – Online Workplace Counselling.

Horticulture Courses – Directory of horticulture and gardening courses.

Borders Connect – Online courses from Borders Connect, one of the UK’s leading distance learning providers.

Borders Online Counselling – Online counselling and therapy with expert counsellors.

School for Writers – a leading provider of online writingcourses.

Borders Relationships – online relationship therapy and sex therapy.

Social Strategies – social media management, Facebook pages and Twitter feed.

Explore Gardening – Online directory of gardeners and garden designers, as well as gardening articles and courses.

Therapists Online – Directory of online therapists.

Your Course Finder – Online directory of courses, including online, distance learning, part-time and full-time courses.