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Senior Nutrition Programs' Response to COVID-19 [Updated April 1, 2020]   [open pdf - 617KB]

From the Document: "Many older adults rely on federally funded programs that provide nutrition and other supportive services in order to live independently in their communities. Amidst the ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, older adults as well as those with certain chronic conditions are at higher risk for severe illness if infected with the virus. [...] This CRS [Congressional Research Service] Insight provides information on the COVID-19 response for nutrition programs authorized under the Older Americans Act (OAA) and administered by the Administration for Community Living (ACL) under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)."

Report Number:
CRS Insight, IN11266
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Date:
2020-04-01
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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