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Pod Bites: A Letter to Health Minister Andrea Leadsom

Season 9, Ep. 21

This week, Vera Zakharov, the local action coordinator for Sustain on why families with no recourse to public funds deserve access to Healthy Start, a vital nutritional safety net for their youngest children.

As a letter from 148 signatories lands this week on the desk of the new Minister for Primary Care and Public Health, Andrea Leadsom outlining an immediate call for a consultation on extending Healthy Start to all low income families with no recourse to public funds, Vera explains why it's essential for the health of the nation.

Click here to read the letter and here for the survey

Click here for the Food Foundation manifesto.

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