Vanguard Direct in partnership with Prospect Housing set up the Food Project in early 2017 as they had seen at first hand the issues residents face when struggling with benefits.

They provide emergency food bags and fresh food from FairShare, Marks and Spencers and others.  Working alongside Prospect, they monitor applications and outcomes so that they can show the value of the service.

Prospect have also worked with the Food Project to deliver cooking sessions to residents, giving them hands-on, practical skills as well as recipes and budgeting advice.

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