Community advocacy is important. www.hungerfreecolorado.org
Poor Kids documentary will help you understand more about life issues of poverty.
There are ranges of food insecurity. USDA has set some parameters.
Go to https:www.ers.usda/topics/food-nutrition-assistance-food-security-in-the-us/definitions-of-food-security.aspx
High food security means you have no problems or anxiety about consistently accessing adequate foods to VERY LOW FOOD SECURITY which means at times during the year, eating patterns of one or more household members were disrupted and food intake reduced because the household lacked money or other resources for food.
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Author: Barbara Moore, Executive Director
September 20 2021