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Childhood hunger in Pawtucket City schools

Tufts University. School of nutrition. Center on hunger, poverty and nutrition policy.

Childhood hunger in Pawtucket City schools

a research report

by Tufts University. School of nutrition. Center on hunger, poverty and nutrition policy.

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Published by Tufts University in [Medford] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby the Center on hunger, poverty and nutrition policy, Tufts University School of nutrition ; [with] Deborah Dean, John Cook.
ContributionsCook, John T., Cook, John T., Dean, Deborah.
The Physical Object
Pagination17p. ;
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20221287M

Mental health. Based on data from the Canadian National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth, McIntyre et al found that child hunger was a predictor of depression and suicidal ideation during late adolescence and young adulthood, even after adjusting for potential confounding is hypothesized that child hunger may be related to depression later in life as a Cited by: The city's child poverty rate is the second-highest among U.S. cities with a population of , or more behind Detroit, a Democrat and Chronicle analysis found.

Real Estate. Elise Pansey. Is the Neighborhood Real Estate Expert. Century 21 East Ave Pawtucket, RI ()   When the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act authorized the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), schools in high-poverty areas gained another important tool to fight childhood hunger. By the end of school year , the first year CEP was available nationwide, more than half of all eligible schools had already jumped on board.

Food insecurity rates across Massachusetts are significantly higher for children than for the general population, according to “Map the Meal Gap: Child Food Insecurity,” a new report issued by The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) and Feeding America, the national network of food banks. For the first time, the report examines hunger among children down .   Close to 40 percent of kids in Philadelphia live in poverty — but discussion of the link between poverty and student achievement is almost absent from an ongoing debate to fix schools. Public.


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