Posted on 4th January 2018

Help a Hungry Child: NHS doctors to pilot food prescriptions as poverty soars

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Independent, 24 December 2017

“Three GP practices in Lambeth, south London, will launch a pilot scheme next year to offer food vouchers on prescription, while other schemes combatting issues like loneliness, obesity and stress already offer patients referrals to gardening clubs or cooking lessons.”

Feeding Britain will be working with the Alexandra Rose Charity and partners in Lambeth to pilot a social prescribing scheme. Read the full story here.