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NYSCRC - 2023 Conference

July 20 - 21, 2023

Delta Marriot, Utica, NY 13502

The Conference will be held at the Delta Marriot in Utica, NY on July 20-21, 2023 and will provide space professionals, faith volunteers alike explore and formulate strategies and partnerships, and to build respite capacity state’s informal through volunteerism and education. The Conference will open an interactive Caregiver Simulation Event, which is designed to educate professionals on the challenges caregiving, and to raise empathy to serve more effectively.

For additional information about the conference and online registration, please visit: NYSCRC-Conference


Location: Delta Marriot. 200 Genesee St. Utica, NY 13502
Date: July 20, 2023
Time: TBD



Information on applying for SNAP, WIC, and other resources

Afterschool Meals

Everything you would like to know about the Afterschool Meals program: Afterschool Meals Guide, Program Basics, Eligibility, Webinars, Reimbursements and Requirements, etc.

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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.

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 Back-to-School Nutrition:

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.

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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.

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