FREE SCHOOL MEALS ELIGIBILITY
If you think you may be eligible for free school meals, please click on the link below for further details. The link will take you to the free school meals section of the Council website, where you will find the eligibility criteria and the instructions on how to apply. Please note that you must meet the criteria to qualify.
To speed up the process further, parents and carers can now contact the local authority checking team directly on 0191 427 7000. You will need to provide your National Insurance number and DOB for the checking request to be processed.
Free schools meals link:
For those families facing financial hardship at this difficult time, the following link may be useful. The financial hardship helpline number at the Council is: 0191 424 7444.
More information can be found by clicking on the link below:
Hebburn Comprehensive School