All-island Food Poverty Network: Social Prescribing

Date: Tuesday,24 September, 2019

Time: 10.00am – 1.30pm

Venue: Sean O’Casey Community Centre, 18-26 St Mary’s Road, North, East Wall, Dublin, D03 AY74.  (Open the location in Google Maps)

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Aim of the workshop

The event will explore the positive impact that social prescribing has had on individual health and wellbeing. Presentations will explore how the role of social prescribing within healthcare could be extended to tackle food poverty within the local community. The event will include example community-based approaches and case studies to tackling food poverty.

Who should attend?

The event will be of interest to health professionals, government departments and agencies, academia and those in strategic positions in the voluntary and community sector who have a common interest in reducing food poverty on the island of Ireland.
Programme and speaker details to follow.