TABLE 3

Resources for Pediatricians Dealing With Food-Insecure Families

ProgramWeb SiteDescription
2-1-1211.org, then access by ZIP code or cityAccess to information on school lunch programs, summer food programs for children, and other government-sponsored programs (eg, SNAP, WIC) as well as soup kitchens and community gardens
Healthy Food Bank HubHealthyfoodbankhub.feedingamerica.orgIncludes a food bank locator and other tools and resources for food-insecure households
MyPlatehttp://www.choosemyplate.gov/budget/downloads/MeetingYourMyPlateGoalsOnABudget.pdfRecipes and tip sheets for low-cost healthy eating