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On Saturday 9th May 1945, our wonderful Island was liberated from German occupation and while we can’t all celebrate this 75th year anniversary in the way we had all hoped, we can still enjoy some fun and treats at home. The families who are on our Community Meal Service are receiving a fun baking pack...
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A recent article in the TES has got us thinking about how our mental health is affected by the food we eat. We know that eating processed food that is high in salt and sugar and lacking in nutrients is bad for our physical health, but could it also be detrimental to our mental wellbeing?...
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Caring Cooks is a small charity, and, in many ways, we like it like that. The team is small enough that it feels more like a family and the office has a cosy, intimate atmosphere. However, being a small charity has its own set of challenges. It can be difficult to secure sources of funding...
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This week is National School Meals week, a celebration focused on the importance of school meals. Whilst the creators of this event, UK based LACA, are celebrating their 30th year, this is the first time ever that we have been able to join the celebrations in Jersey, making it a special occasion for Caring Cooks. If...
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On the 10th October 2019, the Chief Medical Officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies published a report titled “Time to Solve Childhood Obesity”. Caring Cooks have been looking at this report with interest as it chimes with our values and goals. Although the report is written in reference to the UK, the problems faced on the mainland...
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Welcome to Flourish We are so proud to introduce Flourish, our pioneering new lunch programme, delivering hot school meals to the schoolchildren of Jersey for the first time ever. Flourish is the brain child of Caring Cook’s founder and Chief Executive, Melissa Nobrega. Statistics show that as many as 1000 children in Jersey may go...
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