Senior Hunger Summit

senior hunger summit

2018 Senior Hunger Summit Post-Survey

About the Program
The 2018 Georgia Senior Hunger Summit is the next step to stamping out senior hunger in Georgia. Sponsored by the Georgia Department of Human Services Division of Aging Services, the 2018 Summit will feature opportunities to learn about and share strategies to address senior hunger in Georgia. The summit will hone in on the five focus areas of the new Senior Hunger Plan (Pub. Dec. 2017). The focus areas are as follows:

  • Today’s Seniors
  • Health Impact of Senior Hunger
  • Food Access
  • Food Waste and Reclamation
  • Meeting the Community Needs

The Senior Hunger Summit will be held on Oct. 16 and Oct. 17, bringing together a diverse group of experts, policymakers and community stakeholders to heighten awareness of senior hunger in Georgia, unearth issues accompanying the problem, highlight best practices, and seed opportunities to combat senior hunger.

State Plan on Senior Hunger
To request the full document with appendices included, contact Kandia.Al-Haddad@dhs.ga.gov