Holiday Enrichment Programme

All school age children from reception to Year 11 who live in Stockton-on-Tees and are in receipt of benefits-related free school meals are eligible to take up a place for holiday activities, including a meal over the holidays.

What is the programme?

The programme, delivered by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council in partnership with Catalyst and Public Health, offers a wide range of activities such as sports, boxing, climbing wall, arts and crafts, cooking, games and much more.

All our clubs are run by experienced organisations who will provide a safe and welcoming experience where children with have fun and make new friends.

What are the aims of the HAF Programme?

The aims of the HAF programme are:

  • to eat healthily over the school holidays
  • to be active during the holidays
  • to take part in engaging and enriching activities which support the development of resilience, character and wellbeing along with wider educational attainment
  • to have a greater knowledge of health and nutrition

What will the HAF clubs deliver?

The HAF clubs will deliver:

  • develop new skills or knowledge 
  • consolidate existing skills and knowledge
  • try out new experiences 
  • have fun and socialise
  • a healthy meal

Below is the link on our website to book places:

Holidays Are Fun Programme (HAF) – Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

We also have a dedicated team who can book places if there are any issues online:

Holiday Programme call back request – Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council