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Food Security

Access Food for your Family

The USDA reports that in 2021 the following numbers of people in the US lived in Food-insecure households:

  • 33.8 million people lived in food-insecure households.
  • 8.6 million adults lived in households with very low food security.
  • 5.0 million children lived in food-insecure households in which children, along with adults, were food insecure.
  • 521,000 children (0.7 percent of the Nation's children) lived in households in which one or more child experienced very low food security

In this webinar, Lauren Butler from the office of Dean of Students, will walk you through resources available to help you become food secure.

Government Assistance Programs
  • SNAP¬†(eligibility depends on state requirements)
  • WIC (temporary for women and children)
  • Hunger Hotline USDA - 1-866-3HUNGRY (1-866-348-6479) or 1-877-8-HAMBRE (1-877-842-6273) for Spanish
Find a Food Bank
Specific to Children
Organizations that provide education about gardening and food assistance
Farm Fresh