VA Offers Onsite Food Banks, Hunger Screenings For Vets

In addition to older, and homeless vets, younger ex-soldiers who fought in Iraq and Afghanistan are also facing food insecurity.

By Carson FrameMay 21, 2018 9:30 am| , , ,

From Texas Public Radio:

Pockets of the veteran population are experiencing food insecurity at unusually high rates, and the Department of Veterans Affairs is taking steps to understand and combat the problem. It now screens veterans for hunger, and many of its facilities offer food banks onsite.

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