Other support and resources for HAF

We have collected information to support children and their families over the school holiday period. 

You can download a pdf of the information provided below here

Food Waste Apps and donations

With food insecurity and climate change now a global matter that requires a collective effort to address, reducing food waste is a priority of many households and organisations.

As a result, there are now several food waste apps where you can find perfectly good food that would otherwise be destined for landfill, at much lower cost.

These apps include:

Too Good To Go – offer discounted food boxes from restaurants and various eateries

Olio - share surplus food and other unwanted household items such as toiletries, cleaning products, clothes and furniture.

Food Cloud - helps charities and community groups – from homeless hostels to breakfast clubs – obtain surplus food from retailers and other companies.

Try to prevent food waste from happening, follow these practical tips:

https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/howto/guide/how-reduce-food-waste

If you want to donate to food banks and other emergency providers use the donations at some supermarkets or donate directly to a local food bank:

https://www.trusselltrust.org/get-involved/ways-to-give/donate-food/

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