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Karingal Masterchefs

Target Group: Karingal Services – Clients with a disability Location: Shed 11 Youth Centre, Hastings Day: Friday (weekly) Time: 9am-3pm Host organization: Shed 11 Hastings – Mornington Peninsula Youth Services Every Friday at Shed 11 Youth Centre, a group of 6 Karingal clients, also known as the Karingal MasterChef’s, meet up for their Community Kitchens […]

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Grovedale Community Kitchen

Grovedale Community Kitchen Target Group: General Community Location: 45 Heyers Rd, Grovedale. Geelong Day: Tuesday & Wednesdays Time: 10.00am—12.30pm Host organization: Grovedale Neighbourhood House Interview with Brian Johansson: Brian is a retired guy that has always enjoyed cooking. He also likes Ballroom Dancing through to competition level. He was a Fitter and Turner, and then […]

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Langwarrin Men’s Shed

Langwarrin Men’s Shed Community Kitchen Target Group: Men attending the Langwarrin Men’s Shed Location: Langwarrin Day: Once a week Time: 2 hours Host organization: Langwarrin Men’s Shed The Langwarrin Men’s Sheds first Community Kitchen took place in June 2016. With the assistance of a volunteer, 6 men attend the Men’s Shed on a weekly basis […]

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Somers Primary School Community Kitchen Program for Grade Six Students

Target Group: Grade six students at Somers Primary School. Day: Run across five weeks during the school term (Tuesday lunchtime program). Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm. The Community Kitchen group at Somers Primary School came together after a parent (also the facilitator of the group) listed the Community Kitchen as an activity as part of the […]

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Frankston North Community Kitchen – Thursday Group

Target Group: General Community Location: Frankston North Community Centre, Mahogany Avenue. Day: Thursdays (weekly) The regular Community Kitchen group at Frankston North Community Centre started in July 2016 after a once off ‘Come and Try’ Community Kitchen event (run by Peninsula Health – Health Promotion) was delivered at the centre. At their first official meeting, the interested […]

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PAL Youth Community Kitchen

Mornington Peninsula Shire Youth Services and Advance Community College are working together to run a Community Kitchen Program for young people enrolled in the Advance PAL Program. The PAL Program is an educational program which provides approx. 10 students in Years 8 and 9 with specific literacy, numeracy and practical training in an alternative setting. […]

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Healthy Habits

Healthy Habits is a Community Kitchen that has been running for nearly 3 years out of Bentons Square Community Centre in Mornington. It is run by Karingal staff for clients accessing their services. Karingal is a not-for-profit organisation that was established to improve the quality of life for people with a disability. The Healthy Habits […]

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Youth Living Skills Community Kitchen

“Our Community Kitchen has been so successful that we have had almost one hundred per cent attendance. It was the drawcard we needed to enable young people to be introduced to a wider range of living skills. Each week of the Community Kitchen was built around a theme (employment, legal rights, Centrelink obligations, parenting etc.). […]

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SecondBite

“Since we have partnered with SecondBite, participants have had an opportunity to taste various types of fruit and veg that they otherwise would not have had the opportunity to try” – quote from P.A.S.T Community Kitchen To find out how you can also recieve fruit and vegetables from SecondBite visit: http://secondbite.org/  

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Healthy Bites Playgroup

The Healthy Bites Playgroup is a pilot developed by Frankston City Council’s Best Start program in partnership with Peninsula Health Community Health, and is based from the Community Kitchens model. The playgroup operates at Frankston North Community Centre on a Wednesday from 10.00am-12.00pm for parents and toddlers from the local community. The playgroup receives food […]

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