Arkansas General Assembly Allocates $500K to Housing Trust Fund While Advocates Build Permanent Source Campaign

Children’s HealthWatch’s recent work on housing in Arkansas was featured in an article by the Center for Community Change.

Schafer: Firms Take a Business Approach to Hunger

Dr. Diana Cutts, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was featured in an article published by the Star Tribune about the therapeutic food pantry at Hennepin County Medical Center.

Massachusetts Law Reform Institute to Release Report on Family Homelessness Crisis in Massachusetts

Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, Dr. Megan Sandel, spoke at an event about family homelessness at the Massachusetts State House.

Researchers Say Press Coverage of SNAP/Food Stamp Research on Child Nutrition and Obesity is Inaccurate

Children’s HealthWatch’s recent letter to Pediatrics was featured in the FRAC News Digest.

Youth at Risk Seminar Highlights Challenges Facing Children in Mass.

Children’s HealthWatch Founder and Principal Investigator, Dr. Deborah Frank spoke at a forum on issues facing children and teens in Massachusetts about the impact of food insecurity on children’s health.

Impact of DHCD Emergency Assistance Regulations at Boston Medical Center’s Emergency Department

Children’s HealthWatch found that 108 homeless children have been seen at the pediatric Emergency Department (ED) at Boston Medical Center since June 2012, and reported on some of their stories.

RE: Press Surrounding ‘Associations of Food Stamp Participation With Dietary Quality and Obesity in Children’

Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigators wrote a letter to Pediatrics addressing misconceptions about the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and its impact on children’s nutritional status.

Fighting Hunger and Poverty Breakfast in Annapolis Brings Policymakers and Struggling Marylanders to the Same Table

Dr. Maureen Black, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was quoted in a press release about a Baltimore Witnesses to Hunger event in Maryland.

BMC Clinic Treats Tots’ Growing Pains

Dr. Megan Sandel, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was interviewed by the Boston Herald about the Boston Medical Center Grow Clinic.

Medical Legal Partnerships Bring Social Determinants of Health into Clearer Focus

Dr. Megan Sandel, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator and Medical Director of the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership was featured in an article published by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).