Food Insecurity and HungerFind Food In Your Area
Find a Store That Accepts SNAP
USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.
Browse Community-Based Organizations With Food Projects
Find organizations supported by the community Food Projects Competitive Grants Program of USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) since 2000.
Do SNAP Benefits Alleviate Poverty?
USDA. Economic Research Service.
Read about how SNAP benefits reduce the poverty rate and severity of poverty.
Create Policies that Prevent Hunger and Childhood Obesity
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Leadership for Helathy Communities.
Read this news brief for ideas about policies that can reverse the childhood obesity epidemic. Direct link to PDF (281KB).
Change Food Deserts into Food Oases
National Association of Chronic Disease Directors Health Equity Council.
Use this guide to promote affordable and accessible healthy food in your community. 2010.
Take a Course on Childhood Food Insecurity
Oregon State University Extended Campus.
Review research on measurement/prevalence of food insecurity, and learn about household coping strategies, health consequences, and intervention tools.