Other support and resources for HAF

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

Providing a healthy, nutritious meal for your child(ren) on a tight budget can be a challenge for anyone. We have provided some helpful resources below to help with this.  Here are some suggestions to help you.

Food Active has produced a top tip guide for meal ideas for a 3-day parcel and 7-day parcel

BBC Good Food has 36 recipes that are cheap and wholesome meals for the whole family including step-by-step videos.

Download the Change4Life Food Scanner app to bring labels to life and find out what’s really in the food and drink you’re buying and eating. Available on the Google Play Store or on the Apple Store.

The Change 4 Life Smart Recipes app has 160 recipes that are simple and easy to prepare and cook which you can get the children involved. Download for free on the Google Play Store or Apple IOS Store.

Newcastle City Council Public Health Team has compiled tips for feeding children on a budget and how best to make your food shop stretches further.

Page updated: 20/07/2021 Page updated by: Gloucestershire County Council

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