Posts Categorized: Food security

Recession and Recovery

December 20, 2011
Food securityHealthIncome

A report out of Rutgers University details the prevalence of Americans for whom their financial stability has been greatly affected by the 2007 – 2009 Recession. The information available from the Project on Societal Distress further details how the recession has impacted multiple areas of well-being of the American family beyond income.

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Report on Food Insecurity Among America’s Children (National Center for Children in Poverty, August 2010)

September 3, 2010
Food security

The National Center for Children in Poverty released a report entitled “Who Are America’s Poor Children: Examining Food Insecurity Among Children in the United States.”  The report that looks at how many children face food insecurity, factors associated with food insecurity, consequences of food insecurity for children, and the policies that address food security.   

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