North Ayrshire Food Forum

North Ayrshire Food Forum

The North Ayrshire Food Forum had been dormant for approx 2 years and is in the process of  re-establishing as an active forum. 

Currently Chaired by Elaine Wright, Fair for All Development Officer, North Ayrshire Council, our partners include NHS Ayrshire & Arran, TSI's, Local Authority, North Ayrshire Food Bank, Community Larders, and Isle of Arran reps.

Supporting a North Ayrshire where everyone is able to access safe, affordable and nourishing food


Our Values

  • Compassionate
  • Equitable
  • Empowering

Our Principles

  • We are connected: Food brings people together and creates social value by sharing skills, knowledge and resources across communities
  • We promote the health benefits of food: Food can positively affect peoples physical and mental health and improve wellbeing
  • We care about the environment: By reducing surplus food and growing our own food we can reduce our carbon footprint and benefit the environment
  • We recognise the importance of food to the local economy and support businesses that value a fairer food system: Food is an important economic activity for our businesses and communities

Areas of expertise

Partnership & Collaboration

Awareness and Engagement

Tackling Food Poverty

Promoting Healthy Eating


Food Power