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Working in partnership with Lancashire, Wyre and Lancaster Council, YMCA Fleetwood, YMCA Thornton & YMCA Lancaster are running a free holiday club programme for children on free school meals. Come and enjoy fun activities, healthy meals and more!

Funded by the Department for Education, the Holiday Activity and Food programme (HAF) provides free meals and fun activities for children and young people in Wyre who are eligible for benefits- related free school meals.

The sessions will include a variety of fun activities alongside a nutritious meal each day. They are a great opportunity for young people to get out and about, get active and meet new friends.

What’s on

This summer we’ve put together a range of holiday clubs for both primary and secondary school aged children to enjoy, including specific provisions available for children with SEND or additional needs, at no cost to you.

YMCA Thornton & YMCA Fleetwood – Wyre

Sessions are available 26 July to 20 August, please see the individual club listings on the Wyre Council website for dates and booking details .

YMCA Lancaster 

Sessions will run from 2nd August – 26th August on a Monday – Thursday each week and will be split into two sessions per day:

  • Morning : 8.30- 12.30
  • Afternoon: 1pm – 5pm


Places on each club need to be booked.

YMCA Lancaster

Bookings can be made through the YMCA Lancaster Facebook page. Or, alternatively you can request a pack by calling 01524 32737 or contact us here and selecting the HAF Holiday Club Option.

YMCA Fleetwood & YMCA Thornton – Wyre

The booking details for each club are different and can be found on Wyre Council’s website here. Please click the link on the activity you wish to book for details of how to reserve your place.

Paid for places are available in some of the clubs for children who are not eligible for benefits-related free school meals. Please contact the centre directly for more information. The relevant contact details can be found on the booking page for each session.