Advice

Being FoodWise offers advice on Foodwise Shopping, Eating, Choices, Snacking and Cooking, plus Seasonal Toolkits.

FoodWise Recipes The Cooking on a Shoestring recipe book, produced by Zest Leeds, helps people make delicious, healthy meals that don’t cost the earth. Here are some of the recipes.  

Food Resilience This is a Toolkit to Support Pathways to Independence, created with local food aid providers to improve the quality, effectiveness, scale and impact of our work to tackle food insecurity in the city. 

Healthy Start  If you are pregnant or have a child under four years old and live in England, Wales or Northern Ireland, you could get Healthy Start Vouchers to help buy some basic foods. 

#VegRocks is a city-wide campaign to encourage everyone in Leeds to eat an extra portion of vegetable every day. 

Healthy Holidays is tackling the holiday hunger, holiday inactivity and holiday isolation faced by some of the poorest children in Leeds, and often their families, too.  Leeds Community Foundation delivers this programme with support from Leeds City Council, and from local food and activity partners.