Resources – Food Research & Action Center http://www.frac.org.php56-17.dfw3-1.websitetestlink.com Food Research & Action Center Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:17:24 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.9 2019 Government Shutdown and Federal Nutrition Programs http://www.frac.org.php56-17.dfw3-1.websitetestlink.com/research/resource-library/2019-government-shutdown-and-federal-nutrition-programs Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:46:23 +0000 /?post_type=resource&p=6367 Selected resources from states and organizations: Flyer – Information on CalFresh participants’ February benefits issued between January 16-20. Flyers in English and Spanish – Mass Legal Services SNAP & Shutdown Update. Web page – Texas Health and Human Services: Federal Government Shutdown questions and answers about federal nutrition programs. News Release – Tennessee Department of […]

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Selected resources from states and organizations:

Flyer – Information on CalFresh participants’ February benefits issued between January 16-20.

Flyers in English and Spanish – Mass Legal Services SNAP & Shutdown Update.

Web page – Texas Health and Human Services: Federal Government Shutdown questions and answers about federal nutrition programs.

News Release – Tennessee Department of Human Services on February SNAP benefits distribution in January.

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Six Steps to Engage Hospitals on Summer Food http://www.frac.org.php56-17.dfw3-1.websitetestlink.com/research/resource-library/six-steps-to-engage-hospitals-on-summer-food Fri, 07 Dec 2018 18:33:37 +0000 /?post_type=resource&p=6160 Download this document which features these six steps to help engage hospitals on summer meals: 1. Check out a Hospital’s Community Needs Assessment. 2. Contact the Hospital to Discuss Summer Meals. 3. Be a Voice in the Hospital’s Planning. 4. Host a Community Forum. 5. Connect a Hospital with an existing Sponsor and/or Site. 6. […]

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Download this document which features these six steps to help engage hospitals on summer meals:

1. Check out a Hospital’s Community Needs Assessment.
2. Contact the Hospital to Discuss Summer Meals.
3. Be a Voice in the Hospital’s Planning.
4. Host a Community Forum.
5. Connect a Hospital with an existing Sponsor and/or Site.
6. Recruit Hospitals to Help with Outreach.

 

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Hospitals and Summer Food http://www.frac.org.php56-17.dfw3-1.websitetestlink.com/research/resource-library/hospitals-and-summer-food Fri, 07 Dec 2018 18:30:23 +0000 /?post_type=resource&p=6158 Hospitals across the United States are helping fill the nutrition gap during the summer by offering meals to children through the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), which provides federal funding for meals and snacks served to low-income children 18 years old and younger when school is not in session. By participating in SFSP, hospitals have […]

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Hospitals across the United States are helping fill the nutrition gap during the summer by offering meals to children through the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), which provides federal funding for meals and snacks served to low-income children 18 years old and younger when school is not in session. By participating in SFSP, hospitals have an opportunity to help improve child health and combat child hunger.

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Community Eligibility: Making it Work With Lower ISPs http://www.frac.org.php56-17.dfw3-1.websitetestlink.com/research/resource-library/community-eligibility-making-it-work-with-lower-isps Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:24:53 +0000 /?post_type=resource&p=6151 Community eligibility has become a popular option among eligible schools due to the many benefits it brings to the school nutrition program and the entire school community. In the 2016–2017 school year, more than 20,000 high-needs schools with an enrollment of nearly 10 million students had adopted community eligibility.

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Community eligibility has become a popular option among eligible schools due to the many benefits it brings to the school nutrition program and the entire school community. In the 2016–2017 school year, more
than 20,000 high-needs schools with an enrollment of nearly 10 million students had adopted community eligibility.

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Direct Certification Improves Low-Income Student Access to School Meals: An Updated Guide to Direct Certification http://www.frac.org.php56-17.dfw3-1.websitetestlink.com/research/resource-library/direct-certification-improves-low-income-student-access-to-school-meals-an-updated-guide-to-direct-certification Thu, 06 Dec 2018 21:31:48 +0000 /?post_type=resource&p=6148 Direct certification, an electronic data-matching process, is an important tool for ensuring that low-income children receive free breakfast and lunch without barriers.

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Direct certification, an electronic data-matching process, is an important tool for ensuring that low-income children receive free breakfast and lunch without barriers.

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