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Fall 2017 Child Nutrition Newsletter

Your back-to-school child nutrition checklist is here!  Read the latest on school breakfast and afterschool meals, Community Eligibility Provision, FRAC's unpaid school meal policy guidance, and much more.  To subscribe, you can sign up or edit your newsletter...

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Flooding, Power Outages And Replacement SNAP Benefits

Due to upcoming storms, we want to alert SNAP (food stamp) recipients about replacement SNAP benefits in case of flooding or power outages. Current SNAP recipients who lost food purchased with their SNAP/EBT card due to flooding or a power outage of more than 4 hours...

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Crucial Resource For Americans With Disabilities

A new op-ed by Dr. Craig Gundersen from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign highlights the importance of SNAP for people with disabilities. As Congress considers making drastic cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), it's more...

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SNAP Supports Seniors Health

This blog by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities recounts a recent  Senate Special Committee on Aging hearing that looked at proper nutrition and seniors’ health and highlighted the risk of malnutrition and poor health among older adults and their links to...

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SNAP Summer E-Newsletter

In our newest SNAP newsletter we highlight harmful cuts to SNAP being proposed in the FY 2018 Budget process and actions for advocates, along with how these cuts will hurt American's.  We share a new SNAP policy update that covers the SNAP time limit rule and links to...

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NOEP Request For Proposals Released

Hunger Solutions New York is soliciting proposals for the Nutrition Outreach and Education Program (NOEP).



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