Food Package Provision during COVID-19

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We have prepared this guidance to help local authorities who are providing support for households through the Food Fund

The document covers:

  • Guidance on what may be included in a food box for one individual for one week, to meet average nutritional requirements
  • Advice on Vitamin D
  • Issues relevant to food provision, including food safety and allergens

Our Nutrition, Science and Policy branch is available to provide support and advice to local authorities regarding diet and nutrition queries they may have.  Please contact us at

We aim to provide a response within 3 working days. 

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Vitamin D

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