Useful links

We have a growing database of links that you may find useful. Select them from the list below.

  • 5 A Day - Find out more about the benefits of eating 5 A DAY and how you can get involved.
  • Adult Education - Adult Education offer a variety of courses with a focus on the teaching and learning of new skills.
  • Allergy UK - Free advice on allergies and intolerances
  • BBC Good Food - Recipes and cooking tips
  • Be Active Be Healthy - Running programmes throughout the year to help you be active and healthy
  • Big Lunch - The Big Lunch is a very simple idea from the Eden Project. The aim is to get as many people as possible across the whole of the UK to have lunch with their neighbours in a simple act of community, friendship and fun.
  • British Food Fortnight - The definitive, national celebration of our British food, and the health benefits and pleasures of eating quality, fresh, seasonal and regionally distinct produce.
  • British Nutrition Foundation - Find out about nutrition for all.
  • Change for Life - Change4Life has loads of tips, recipes and games to help you and the kids eat more healthily and be more active.
  • CHLF - The Community Health and Learning Foundation is a leading innovative organisation, pioneering and promoting health literacy and general health related learning.
  • Cook and Eat Well Facebook - For extra hints and tips
  • Cook and Eat Well Twitter - For hints, tips, recipes and photos
  • Coventry Citizen's Advice Bureau - Offer, free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities
  • Coventry Independent Advice Service -  A charity offering free advice, information and support to all Coventry residents
  • Coventry Libraries - Find your local library and gain access to more cooking and advice books, which could help you achieve a healthier lifestyle.
  • Eat Seasonably - This website celebrates eating the right things at the right time of the year. Each fruit or vegetable has a prime time when it’s at its seasonal best. That means extra flavour, extra crunch, extra juiciness - all super-fresh and great value. So, find out what’s at its best each month and access exclusive tips and recipes from the top chefs supporting the campaign.
  • Farmhouse Breakfast Week - Farmhouse Breakfast Week is an annual campaign which aims to raise awareness of the benefits of eating a healthy breakfast and demonstrate the variety of breakfast foods available in the UK.
  • Food - a fact of life - The site provides a progressive approach to teaching about healthy eating, cooking, food and farming from 3 to 16 years.
  • Go With The Flow - Fancy living a wilder life, meeting new people, spending a bit more time outdoors – why not join the Go With the Flow Project who have activities in Spon End, Stoke Aldermoor and Bell Green/Wood End
  • Groundwork West Midlands - A charity working alongside local communities, public bodies, private companies and other voluntary sector organisations to support communities in need.
  • Health and Wellbeing services - Click on this link to find out other lifestyle services in Coventry.
  • National Baking Week - National Baking Week is about getting Britain into the kitchen and baking.
  • NHS Choices - For information on NHS services, health news and health A-Z
  • One You - Information on healthy eating, physical activity, stopping smoking and more
  • Shake up Your Wake Up - For breakfast information, recipes, resources and events 
  • Voluntary Action Coventry - Voluntary Action Coventry (formerly known as Coventry Voluntary Service Council) is a local infrastructure organisation that supports the voluntary and community sector in the city.

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