Support for Community Sports Organisations

COVID-19 AND SPORT

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.

Community Sports Organisations have been supporting food banks

SUPPORT FOR COMMUNITY SPORTS ORGANISATIONS

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.

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Vitamin D and COVID-19

Brief on the importance of Vitamin D for health in light of the COVID-19 pandemic

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Food Bank and Food Parcel Guidance

Suggestions to help ensure food parcels support a balanced diet

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Food Parcel Meal Ideas - Non-perishable foods

Simple ideas to help make good food with tinned and long-life goods in food parcels

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Food Parcel Meal Ideas - Fresh Foods

Simple ideas to prepare and cook fresh ingredients in your food parcels

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Food Parcel Meal Ideas - FAQs

Some frequently asked questions about food, cooking storage and more

You can also download all of these documents as a ZIP folder by clicking the button opposite.

MORE INFORMATION

If you have any questions or queries regarding the guidance materials provided here or would like additional support please get in touch using the button opposite.

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