This report reflects a short programme of work to investigate the impact and influence of community food intiatives in relation to maternal and infant nutrition.
How do community food initiatives make an impact on and influence maternal and infant nutrition
What is the impact of basic accredited nutrition courses on food and health work
This report is based on the results of an online survey completed by 35 people that had completed an accredited nutrition course.
how community-based initiatives build reach into food policy and practice
This publication looks at the role that community initiatives can play in building reach into policy and practice around food access.
A summary of a research study comparing three different approaches
This short repot provides a summary of research commissioned by CFHS that studied the impact of cooking skills on families.
Welling up ... with an eye on the future
NHS Health Scotland; sustainability; food as an action focus; inequalities; food poverty
Mapping of the Community and Voluntary Sector Contributions to Improving Maternal and Infant Nutrition in Scotland
This report sets out the findings from mapping the contributions of the community and voluntary sector to improving maternal and infant nutrition in Scotland. The study was commissioned by CFHS.
The impact of community cookery skills activities on families – a comparison between three different approaches
In October 2012 Consilium Research and Consultancy Limited was commissioned by CFHS to explore the impact of different approaches to delivering community cookery skills activities on families. The research aims to identify and analyse the sustainable outcomes for families engaging in three approaches to delivering cooking courses.
working together to improve food and health for adults with learning disabilities
This publication gives a flavour of what community food initiatives and disability learning support providers are doing to offer adults with learning disabilities access to food and health activities in order to improve their health and wellbeing.
A tool and guidance for improving engagement between health boards and the third sector
This paper introduces the Engagement Matrix, which is a tool for health boards and third sector organisations to use together and map and improve engagement between them. The development of the Engagement Matrix was initiated by a short life action group, which was led by the third sector. The action group was set up by »
What are we learning?
A report on the work undertaken by micro funding recipients and findings from a learning event.