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The Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) Programme

Free holiday activities and food for eligible children in Oxfordshire.

The Holiday Activities and Food programme (HAF) is a Department for Education funded programme that provides free holiday clubs for Reception to year 11 pupils in receipt of benefits-related free school meals.

The camps will take place across Oxfordshire over the long Summer, Winter and Spring holidays.

Importance of the programme

The Holiday Activities and Food programme is designed to ensure children and young people reach physical activity guidelines and develop their skills and knowledge.

It also provides them access to nutritious food and improves their understanding and awareness of healthy eating, healthy lifestyles and positive behaviours.

Spring holiday 2023

The next HAF camps will take place during the Spring holidays from Monday 3 April to Friday 14 April. Schools will distribute a code to eligible families.

If you believe you are eligible and do not receive a code by 1 March, you should contact your school requesting the HAF code.

Book onto the Oxfordshire Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) Programme