Topic: SNAP

New Study Buttresses Case for Higher SNAP Benefits

Senior Nutrition Policy & Research Analyst

A new Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) study released last week adds to the evidence that higher Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will improve the health and well-being of low-income Americans.

Closing the Senior SNAP Gaps

Senior Nutrition Policy & Research Analyst

Could you choose between the basics — between food and medicine, food and utilities, or food and transportation? These are impossible choices, yet more than 1 in 11 Americans 65 or older struggle with hunger, and are forced to make these decisions every day.