If you need support over the Summer holidays, Lewisham Council have sent through the following information:
Get a one-off payment if you are struggling due to COVID-19
Healthy Start Scheme
Pregnant women, and families with children under the age of four years can apply for the Healthy Start Scheme. Families entitled to the Healthy Start scheme will receive food vouchers can be exchanged for plain cows’ milk, plain fresh or frozen fruit and vegetables, and infant formula milk.
National Food Bank Referral
The national food bank referral is run by the Citizens Advice and Trussell Trust. If you are in need of food please phone 0808 208 2138 and a referral will be made to Lewisham Food Bank. You can also get advice on managing debts and bills.
If you need any further help or advice, please contact Nafisa Ballard on firstname.lastname@example.org