Holiday hunger scheme extended to cope with desperate families

Children in Scotland have extended their Feed, Families, Futures scheme to cover the summer holiday period.

The Scheme, based in the west of Scotland offers lunch, activities and trips away to low income families struggling to cope as schools shut for summer.

Growth of the scheme follows successful pilots in Dalmarnock and Ibrox areas of Glasgow and ongoing academic evaluation of summer holiday clubs across the UK led by Professor Greta Defeyter of Northumbria University.

Read more Here: http://thirdforcenews.org.uk/tfn-news/holiday-hunger-scheme-extended-to-cope-with-desperate-families

 

 

 

 

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