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Healthy Start Scheme

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 116544, tabled on 17 November 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions on the uprating of Healthy Start vouchers.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

27 January 2021

The Government announced on 8 November 2020 that the Healthy Start voucher value will increase from £3.10 to £4.25 in England from April 2021. This will provide additional support to pregnant women and families on lower incomes to make healthy food choices.

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