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Housing Instability Among Families With Young Children With Special Health Care Needs

 Video Abstract BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Children with special health care needs (SHCNs) have significant medical and educational expenses affecting household finances. Housing instability can be detrimental to family well-being. Our objective was to evaluate housing instability in households of children with and without SHCNs. METHODS: Cross-sectional surveys (2013–2017) in English and Spanish of caregivers with children […]

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How Deputy Director of Innovative Partnerships, Rich Sheward, uses his MPP tools every day

In the video below, Heller School alum Rich Sheward explains how he uses his MPP tools every day at Children’s HealthWatch at Boston Medical Center.

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Co-founder Dr. Frank is featured in award-winning documentary

Starved for America, nominated for a News and Documentary Emmy Award, was an international multimedia campaign aiming to address childhood malnutrition. Co-founder Dr. Frank is featured in the The U.S. Standard and a Double Standard segment discussing WIC.

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Webinars

Children’s HealthWatch, Brief History and Review of Research “A Brief History and Review of Research” presented to USDA FNS staff. Complete webinar available here. Boston Food Insecurity Brief The second installment in the five-city policy action brief series – Hunger: A New Vital Sign, Children’s HealthWatch hosted a webinar to discuss the new Policy Action […]

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Principal Investigator Dr. Mariana Chilton gives Ted Talk exploring why food is not the solution to hunger

Principal Investigator Dr. Mariana Chilton takes the stage at TedxArcadia University. Her Ted Talk, alongside Witnesses to Hunger member Joanna Cruz, explores why food is not the solution to hunger.

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Dr. Cook, Principal Investigator, featured on NCTV17 news regarding food insecurity

Dr. Cook, Principal Investigator, featured on NCTV17 news after speaking at an event hosted by Loaves and Fishes Pantry regarding food insecurity.

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Dr. Mariana Chilton featured in award-winning film, A Place at the Table: The Crisis of 49 Million Hungry Americans and How to Solve It

Dr. Mariana Chilton featured in A Place at the Table. Nominated for the Grand Jury prize at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, there is also a companion book titled A Place at the Table: The Crisis of 49 Million Hungry Americans and How to Solve It which Dr. Chilton also contributed to.

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Dr. Frank, Children’s HealthWatch Founder, speaks at University of Arkansas, Little Rock regarding “Hunger, Hardship, and Child Health”

Dr. Frank, Children’s HealthWatch Founder, speaks at University of Arkansas, Little Rock regarding “Hunger, Hardship, and Child Health” and how it influences children’s learning.

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Dr. Diana Becker Cutts speaks at Second Harvest Heartland’s “Hunger and Health Forum” regarding food insecurity, nutrition and activity

Dr. Diana Becker Cutts speaks at Second Harvest Heartland’s “Hunger and Health Forum” regarding food insecurity, nutrition and activity.