Getting clear information on cross-systems issues is challenging. Get answers and helpful resources to help you better navigate multiple systems.
Use one of the many different tools available on this site to help you better understand and successfully navigate multiple systems. These tools will lead you to useful information resources and help you stay organized through your journey.
You may be worried about where you are going to live and how you are going to support yourself, among other things. There may be things you are not thinking about, but should be. This section to be better prepared for this next phase of your life.
Save The Date
Please join members of our Individual & Family Support Unit as they explain how they support individuals receiving services, family members, and personal representatives as they navigate the investigations process. The Unit will also cover the importance of self-care and creating a "Self-Care Plan."
Available session dates:
WIC News and Resources
Everything you would like to know about the WIC and related programs: WIC in early pregnancy, federal income guidelines, breastfeeding education and support, etc.
Everything you would like to know about the Afterschool Meals program: Afterschool Meals Guide, Program Basics, Eligibility, Webinars, Reimbursements and Requirements, etc.
For Staff Who Work With Pregnant Women or People Living With Children
Under The Age of Five
We need to hear from them.
We need your help to encourage them to participate in a short survey.
Resource Refresher for the 2022-23 School Year
As you prepare for the school year, the following resources and strategies can help you navigate the return to standard operations, communicate with families, and improve the reach of your programs.
Have you or your family lost income recently?
You may be eligible for programs that help you get the food you need.
Get information on applying for SNAP and WIC during the COVID-19 outbreak, and learn how Hunger Solutions can help.
Community partners: For the 2.2 million people living in NYS households who struggle against hunger, COVID-19 presents unique challenges. As more schools, child care centers, and meal sites are impacted, additional families may lose access to the programs that improve their nutrition, health, and well-being. Hunger Solutions New York is working to provide updates on the operation of federal nutrition assistance programs that can help schools, community organizations, and families mitigate the impact of COVID-19 (coronavirus) on the food security of low-income people.
Hunger Solutions works to promote and maximize participation in key federal nutrition assistance programs.