A Food for Change community

Our community

Truro is packed with activities for you to get involved in.

Join Cafe Chaos to get real-life experience of working in the vibrant community cafe, volunteer in the local area and learn how to grow edible plants at our Grow Truro sessions.

Whatever you’re interested in, whether it’s starting a career in the food industry, learning practical cooking skills or making new friends in your community, we’ve got it covered!


Get your hands dirty with our Grow Truro sessions, held in the Community Garden at Truro Library. Learn how to prepare, plant, harvest and enjoy growing all year round.

A GrowWorks participant holding a handful of Brussels Sprouts.
FoodWorks participants cooking a vegetable soup.


Take part in our six-part FoodWorks cooking course, where you can learn to make tasty, healthy food on a budget.

Join Cafe Chaos for special one-off events, such a bushcraft outdoor cooking sessions.

Join us for a regular Friday cooking club to socialise, learn and share skills.


Perfect your barista skills, serve customers and cook delicious meals from scratch at Cafe Chaos.

Get information on the latest volunteering opportunities in Truro with Volunteer Cornwall.

Volunteer at the Truro Foodbank and support people in your local community.


A barista at Fifteen Cornwall pouring frothed milk into a coffee mug.
A young man sat at a table making a wreath.


Get one-to-one support to reach your goals and have informal meet-ups with other people in your community with Cafe Chaos and Transformation Cornwall.

We’ve also got exciting taster days to give you a flavour of working in the food industry and special events like foraging and feasting sessions.

Get in touch today