Tip of the Month

Read the SNAP Tip for July

D.C. School Breakfast Scorecard

Our new report finds that districtwide, 69 low-income students ate school breakfast for every 100 who received school lunch. Greater investments are needed to ensure more low-income children start their day ready to learn.

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D.C. Free Summer Meals Program

With the D.C. Free Summer Meals Program now in full swing, children’s access to healthy food doesn’t have to take a vacation. DCHS is supporting summer meals sponsors and sites to ensure every child in the nation’s capital can access nutritious food during summer vacation.

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The District’s ‘Grocery Gap’ Has Widened

Of the 49 full-service grocery stores in the District of Columbia, only two are located in Ward 7 and just one is in Ward 8, according to Closing the Grocery Store Gap in the Nation’s Capital.

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Meals with FriendsWatch this video about congregate meals for seniors in the District of Columbia.