Complete these steps to become a verified home cook!

    Please complete the following steps to get approved as a home cook and start making money! The first three steps are required prior to creating your kitchen on the app.


    Get the Food Handler Certificate (Required)

    The Food Handler training course helps ensure you can handle food safely and are prepared for the job. Once completed, upload your certificate below.

    Go to the courseUpload file


    Take Photos of Your Kitchen (Required)

    It’s important that your kitchen is clean and safe to maintain food sanitary standards. We require our cooks to take at least 3 photos of their kitchen.

    Upload photos

    Step 3 and 4 are optional and can be fulfilled in the process when you already have a kitchen and have started selling.


    Pass Background Check (Optional)

    To ensure the safety of all users on the platform, we request a background check. Click the button below to run your background check.

    Run background check


    Get General Liability Insurance (Optional)

    Once you start selling food, we request our cooks to get liability insurance to ensure you are protected. You can get your own policy or we can send you a link from our partner insurance agency which can get you approved within 24-48 hours. Upload your General Liability Insurance proof below.

    Upload file


    We are here to set you up for success! YouFeed Academy will teach you how to run your own business, market your kitchen and excel in customer service! These courses are not required to get approved but highly recommended.

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    About YouFeed

    YouFeed is an online marketplace that enables you to buy and sell home cooking. Our mission is to change the way people have access to food by connecting local, approved home cooks with people who love and crave authentic, homemade cuisine. The YouFeed app is available for download in the App Store and Google Play.