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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.
Populations:Aging/Older Adults; Physical Disabilities
Programs/Initiatives:Older Americans Act (OAA)
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/72189