ADvancing States is pleased to announce the release of a new issue brief Nutrition Initiatives During COVID-19: Findings from State Aging and Disability Agencies. During the COVID-19 pandemic, health risks and financial burdens for certain at-risk populations can make access to food challenging. This issue brief explores the adjustments that states have made to nutrition programs. The brief highlights examples of opportunities available and changes that states have made to ensure older adults and persons with disabilities have access to food during the pandemic. Data and findings are drawn from the ADvancing States 2020 COVID-19 Membership Survey.
Click here to access the issue brief.