Help with food costs
Free and low-cost food services
There are many free and low-cost food services in Oxford, including:
- Community fridges provide free food for all. No referral or eligibility needed
- Community larders provide weekly groceries for a small membership fee. No referral needed
- Community support groups provide free or low cost food parcels without a referral
- Food banks provide emergency food parcels. They normally need an advice centre referral.
Visit our Free and Low Cost Food page for details.
Free school meals
If you are on a low income, your children may be entitled to free school meals. Visit the Free School Meals pages on the Oxfordshire County Council website.