Food for Life Get Togethers

Training workshops
The Value of Sharing Food with Therapeutic Food Activities

Arc Healthy Living Centre, Irvinestown, Wednesday 25th March 2020.  10.00am – 4.00pm

This interactive one-day workshop aims to give you confidence to bring your community together, across the generations, to experience the sharing of good food. You will be shown how this can have enormous benefits to their health and wellbeing as well as raise awareness and appreciation of home cooked, seasonal foods. Hands-on therapeutic cooking, growing and sensory activities that encourage reminiscence and engagement between generations about their food experiences, knowledge and skills.
 
What you will gain from the day: 
  • A guide to how you think about making activities inclusive and relevant across generations.
  •  Confidence to use food activities to encourage reminiscence
  • Ideas for connecting cooking, growing and sensory activities
  • The ability to plan simple meals, snacks and drinks appropriate for all, and that meets energy and nutritional needs
  • The knowledge and understanding that planning, preparing and sharing freshly prepared food together can be enjoyable and have important health benefits.

For Individuals who want to bring people from different generations together through good food-based activities and share learning with others.

FREE, Booking Essential. contact award@soilassociation.org