This is the second year of UK Malnutrition Awareness Week and we hope you’ll join our campaign to encourage us all to have more conversations with the older people in our lives about food, eating & drinking and appetite.Continue reading “It’s UK Malnutrition Awareness Week!”
Over the last few months we’ve had the pleasure of starting our visits to the first round of projects supported by our Small Ideas, Big Impact Fund. 23 projects were funded in total and our new Video & image Gallery is now available to showcase each project in action.Continue reading “Small Ideas, Big Impact projects in action!”
We are delighted to launch our Lunch Club Campaign Packs ahead of UK Malnutrition Awareness Week on 14th – 20th October!Continue reading “Lunch Club Campaign Packs launched”
Eat Well Age Well officially launched in May 2018 and in the space of one year we have made exciting and significant progress in our campaign to tackle malnutrition in older adults living at home in Scotland.
Just some of our highlights have been launching our training schedule for public and professionals, developing new resources and issuing our first round of grants to 23 projects across Scotland via our Small Ideas, Big Impact fund.
To view our info-graphic detailing our examples of impact in full then please click here
Eat Well Age Well Project Manager Laura Cairns has provided a blog for Alliance Scotland discussing the challenge that malnutrition poses to public health in Scotland.
Read the blog in full here.
We are recruiting Eating Well Volunteers across the Forth Valley area to help local older people improve their nutrition and hydration needs.Continue reading “Volunteer Opportunity at Eat Well Age Well”
From today Monday 6th May, you are now able to submit your application to the Small Ideas, Big Impact fund!
Our Innovations Officer, Michelle Slater has a message with more details.
We are delighted to be working in collaboration with Glasgow University for a research study to explore the prevalence of malnutrition in older adults.
The study is currently recruiting for participants aged 65+ to take part.Continue reading “Participants wanted for Research Study with Glasgow University”
We are thrilled to see the launch of Bon Accord Care’s Wellbeing and Healthy Eating Roadshows in Aberdeen. This project has been supported by our Small Ideas, Big Impact fund which provides grants for innovative ideas that will help older people to eat well and combat malnutrition.Continue reading “Bon Accord Care Launches Wellbeing and Healthy Eating Roadshows”
|After the incredible response to our Small Ideas, Big Impact fund in 2018, we are thrilled to announce that the fund will re-open for a second round of submissions on Monday 6th May.|