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Hunger Solutions New York advocates at the state level to protect anti-hunger programs and their implementation.

 

 

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2017 Public Policy Priorities: Hunger Solutions New York maintains that it is a social responsibility to ensure that all New Yorkers are able to secure adequate food and nutrition. While New York’s public response to hunger includes a number of federal and state nutrition assistance programs, many New Yorkers still struggle with hunger.
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This testimony was submitted by HSNY to the Joint Legislative Budget Subcommittee on Human Services in February 2013. It outlines the benefits of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and the Nutrition Outreach and Education Program (NOEP) and the need to fund them.
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The final state budget signed by Governor Cuomo on April 1 maintains funding for the Nutrition Outreach and Education Program (NOEP) and protects other anti-hunger programs from cuts. Below is an outline of funding highlights from the enacted budget.