Best Start Foods – Nourish Scotland

We held an event with Voluntary Health Scotland earlier this month to discuss the Scottish Government’s proposals to reform Healthy Start Vouchers into Best Start Foods. This scheme aims to support young families on low income to access fruit, veg, and milk. You can read the summary of discussions held at the event here. If you have experience using Healthy …

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Where is the Good Food Nation Bill?

The Scottish Government pledged to bring in a Good Food Nation Bill to sort out the food system – they promised to consult before the end of 2017 and haven’t. Take action with us! Tell the First Minister to keep food on the agenda.

The Scottish Food Coalition launched the Kitchen Table Talks report ‘A Seat at the Table: Becoming a Good Food Nation is everyone’s business’ in front of Parliament on 23rd May. It was a great success, with many campaigners joining us and a dozen MSPs from all the major political parties coming to greet us and hear about what people told us about their Good Food Nation vision. Our key message: there’s huge appetite for a national conversation about food, the Scottish Government must ensure everyone has a seat the table during the …

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Food and Health News – Education Scotland

Food and health NIH page

We have created a Food and Health summary page to help practitioners find key information, resources, exemplification and links on the National Improvement Hub. 

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Careers in the Food and Drink Sector

Food and Drink Federation Scotland has produced a new interactive resource demonstrating career progression in the Food and drink sector. 

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New Healthy Eating Campaign – Food Standards Scotland

We are pleased to be running a new Healthy Eating campaign from 1st – 30th June 2018.

We are encouraging improved eating behaviours when out and about, by empowering the people of Scotland to say no thanks to offers of upsizing.

With your help, we can get more people to be aware of upsizing – if you would like to support …

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