Child Poverty: Increase in the amount of teenagers going hungry during the Summer holidays

1st August 2018

The National Education Union (NEU) has released findings from a survey of 657 secondary school teachers looking at “holiday hunger”, where families are unable to afford enough food during the school summer break. Findings show that 59% of members polled said that children and young people in their school experienced holiday hunger.

See here for the findings of the survey.