Looking Ahead

During September 2020, SCS maintained an emergency stock of meals and continued to deliver meals to a small number of families, whilst assessing ongoing needs as children returned to school. The assessment revealed rising needs as job losses take effect. In response, Phase 2 of SCS is scaling up to help address these needs, with meals provision from Thursday 8th October. Provision will be more targeted and aimed at helping families towards self-sufficiency rather than dependence, so for specific time periods (e.g. 2 weeks to help through self-isolation, 6 weeks to support while waiting for benefits, etc.) although SCS will