Communities and councils across the Cottsway area are offering free meals to children in need over the October half-term.
It will depend on where you live as to the help available:
If you live in West Oxfordshire, download the document below produced by the District Council, to find some of the community food groups helping out during the holidays.
Gloucestershire and Wiltshire
If you live in Gloucestershire or Wiltshire, all children entitled to a free school meal will be helped by the local Council.
- Gloucestershire County Council
Parents and carers living in the Gloucestershire simply need to call 01452 328518, give their child’s name and a food voucher code will be sent direct to their mobile.
- Wiltshire Council
For details on how to claim, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0300 003 4576. (Monday to Friday 9am-5pm).
If you live in Swindon, the Borough Council is using its Emergency Assistance Fund to help vulnerable children in food poverty, who are eligible for free school meals, over the school holidays. For more information or to make a claim, call 01793 445500.