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January 2017 Organizational Newsletter

Newly announced: 2017 Public Policy Priorities Hunger Solutions New York has released its 2017 public policy agenda to improve New York’s nutrition assistance safety net. In the coming year, we strive to build on our state’s successes by strategically increasing...

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NOEP Helps Homeless Man Receive SNAP Benefits

Nutrition Outreach and Education Program (NOEP) Coordinators work one-on-one with hungry New Yorkers. They hear firsthand how the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and other federally funded nutrition assistance programs can serve as a lifeline. Louise Novak, NOEP Coordinator for Schenectady County, recently worked with a man who had been homeless for six years

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New Website For CACFP Childcare & Afterschool Meals

Hunger Solutions New York has launched ChildCareMealsNY.org, a website where care providers can learn about the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). The site includes resources and information about the program’s benefits and how it works, from eligibility and meal pattern requirements to the application process.

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Sherry Tomasky
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