VfL’s History. Born out of VHA (Vegetarian Housing Association)which operated sheltered housing with lunch for older vegetarians & vegans Model no longer viable Residents re-housed and homes closed Funds available to help older vegetarians and vegans
Published Catering for older vegetarians and vegans – a 32 page guide
Aimed at care homes, retirement schemes etc
Includes recipes, menu planners and practical advice and distributed to14,000 care homes across UKProgress (Cont)
Established VfL-UK List - of care homes and other caterers...
... who follow the VfL Code of Good Practice
Membership reached 100 after launch
Now 670 plus members – across England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland