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We are delighted to announce that the Easter Holiday Activities and Food programme, funded by the DfE and delivered in partnership with Stockton Borough Council, is now open for applications!

The Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) programme funded by the Department for Education is offering free activities over the Easter Half Term holidays for children and young people aged 5-16 years old who are receiving a benefits-related free school meals. The HAF programme offers a wide range of support for families and goes well beyond the delivery of food and activities: it’s a point of contact for children and families during holiday periods that can be vital for them in accessing support and services.

We look forward to receiving applications in the coming weeks. If you require more information please contact Karen Grundy at or

Please note the deadline for applications is Friday 18th February at 6pm.

Below you will find the blank application form along with the application guidance notes, we recommend you read the guidance notes before you apply.

Completed Application Forms should be sent to

Useful Links

Download the Application Form HERE 

Download the Application Guidance Notes HERE