Summer holiday - alternative support

Leicester's holiday activities and food programme is available to children and young people who live in the city and are receiving finance related free school meals.

However, there are many families who do not qualify for free school meals but will need additional financial help over the school holidays.  The following links provide information on how you can access support.

  • Covid local support grant
    The Covid local support grant scheme aims to support households struggling to make ends meet during the pandemic.  View full information on how to apply

  • Food banks
    Organisations who provide food to families in emergency.  Find your local food bank

  • Free activities
    Families can participate in free activities provided by: