Tips for Connecting Immigrant Families to Nutrition Resources
Our friends at No Kid Hungry put together this info-packed webinar to share policy and practice opportunities for connecting children of immigrants to critical nutrition resources during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Our presentation highlights the collaborative and intentional effort conducted by members of the California Protecting Immigrant Families coalition to create the Immigrant Health Community Packet, as well as the impressive outreach strategies implemented by our partners at San Diego Hunger Coalition and Inland Coalition for Immigrant Justice.
Policy & Practice Opportunities to Support Children of Immigrants During COVID-19 and Beyond
Discussion of existing immigrant-inclusive nutrition supports and what policymakers can do to further promote equitable and inclusive policies, such as Pandemic EBT. National, state, and community-based advocates share their strategies for supporting immigrant communities during the pandemic.
Renato Rocha, Center for Law and Social Policy
Hamutal Bernstein (Ph.D.), Urban Institute
Gabby Tilley, Nourish California
Lyzzeth Mendoza, Inland Coalition for Immigrant Justice
Moderator: Monica Gonzales, Share Our Strength