Catch up on our webinar series, featuring case studies of action on food poverty from local and national groups throughout the UK.

During April - June 2020, jointly with Sustainable Food Places, we hosted a series of weekly webinars and produced regular written updates to share national updates and highlight how local areas were responding to rising food insecurity during Covid-19. Listen and read back here

The Food Power Story (Tues 29 June, sign up here)
The Food Power Festival (17 - 20 May, watch and listen)
How can food poverty alliances support those living in the asylum system? (6 June, watch and listen)
How can food poverty alliances support those living with NRPF? Thursday 25 March, 11am     
How can food poverty alliances support those living with No Recourse to Public Funds (25 March, watch and listen)

Exploring patterns in our personal resilience to protect our mental health and build long-term strength (25 January, watch and listen)

Personal resilience and wellbeing: Looking after ourselves and each other during the Covid-19 pandemic (8 December 2020, watch and listen

Winter welfare assistance: Updates on welfare assistance schemes across the four Nations, including the Covid Winter Grant scheme for England (1 December 2020, watch and listen)

Healthy Start learning network: Updates on digital plans and local case studies of improving voucher take up (April 2020, watch and listen)

Food and enterprise: meals on wheels services and community food businesses from around the globe (March 2020, watch and listen)

A toolkit for empowering people who have lived experience of food poverty (February 2020, watch and listen)
Four wise women: Lessons on tackling food poverty from Food Power's peer mentors (Dec 2019, watch and listen)
Making the most of Healthy Start: A toolkit for local action (Oct 2019, watch and listen)
Closing the hunger gap: Reports back from the US national conference on food poverty and community empowerment
(Sept 2019, watch and listen)
Working with academics to tackle food poverty (April 2019, watch and listen)
Supporting fair pay and the real Living Wage (January 2019, watch and listen)
How to engage experts by experience in your organisation (January 2019, watch and listen)
Older people's access to food and meals on wheels (November 2018, watch and listen)
Healthy Start: Improving uptake and understanding (September 2018, watch and listen)
Evaluating your alliance's impact (July 2018, watch and listen)
People powered change: How to engage decision-makers (May 2018, watch and listen)
Beyond the food bank: Alternative models of food provision (April 2018, watch and listen)
Ensuring access to food for children 365 days a year (March 2018, watch and listen)

Mapping and measuring food poverty and the local response (February 2018, watch and listen)

  • Annual Food Power Push: Maximising family income (January 2018, watch and listen)
  • Involving Experts by Experience: Empowerment and participation (December 2017, watch and listen - NB starts at 3:10 and uneven sound at the start)
  • What is Food Power and how could you be involved? (November 2017, watch and listen)

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