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Healthy Start and Vitamins

Healthy Start Scheme

There are over 2000 eligible families in Newham who are missing out on payments to buy vegetables, fruit, legume/lentils/beans and milk.

*If you are an existing Healthy Start beneficiary on the paper voucher scheme, you must apply for the digital scheme. If you do not, you will stop receiving payments. Find out more information on our Changes for existing Healthy Start beneficiaries page.

Find out more about the Healthy Start Scheme

Free Healthy Start vitamins

From May 2021, all pregnant women, new mothers and children under the age of 4 years can access FREE vitamins including the recommended amount of Vitamin D in Newham.

Healthy Start vitamins are free regardless of families income or immigration status and has been funded by Public Health Newham. 

Find out more about Free Healthy Start vitamins