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Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Food insecurity update following the recession

This latest Policy Action Brief from Children's HealthWatch details new research on the impact the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefit rollback in November 2013 had on food insecurity among families with young children. These findings confirm that the amount of the monthly SNAP benefit matters, and the SNAP rollback had a measurable, negative effect on household and child food insecurity.

Read the policy action brief and watch the video: