Support with food

Food vouchers

You may qualify for one off food vouchers if you are in immediate need see: Bury Support Fund.

Food banks

Food banks can help if you are in need. To find your nearest support go to The Bury Directory - Bury food banks and pantries.

Free school meals

Check to see if you qualify for free school meals: Free school meals.

We have allocated £650,000 from the government's Household Support Fund to continue free school meals during the holidays. Your school will be in touch with the arrangements.

Healthy Start

Get help to buy food and milk. You'll qualify for the Healthy Start scheme if you're at least 10 weeks pregnant or you have at least one child that's under 4. See: Healthy Start - Get help to buy food and milk.

Affordable cooking using less fuel

See: Manchester Community Central - Power up the flavour - Support booklet.

Warm spaces

Find a warm welcome across the borough this winter with a whole range of activities. Come and have a brew and refreshments and chat about any support you may need in a warm, safe, inviting, and friendly environment. See: The Bury Directory - Warm spaces Bury.

Household Support Fund

Contact the council 0161 253 5400 to see if you qualify for extra support through the Household Support Fund.