Community sports organisations play an important role in many communities, supporting the most vulnerable, raising money for charitable causes and assisting food banks in the collection for and distribution of food parcels. The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of community sports organisations to their local areas and the public health crisis has seen more and more individuals and families rely on them for help and support.
Healthy Stadia has developed a range of guidance materials focusing on food security, diet and nutrition to support those on the frontline.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Healthy Stadia in partnership with our sister organisation, Food Active, has developed a range of guidance materials for use by community sports organisations that may be supporting food banks and/or vulnerable members of their community.
These documents include an overview of Vitamin D supplementation, guidance on how to assemble a healthy, balanced food parcel and meal ideas for both non-perishable and fresh food items.