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The Health and Hunger Summit- Session One
September 22, 2020 @ September 22, 2020 - September 22, 2020Free
The State of Health and Hunger in West Virginia
|Hunger is growing in West Virginia. Before the pandemic, 1 in 7 adults struggled with hunger; 1 in 5 children struggled. And now? “We went to a situation where you know maybe 15 to 20 percent of the state was struggling to everyone is struggling.” Chad Morrison, Mountaineer Food Bank
Join us for the first conversation in this virtual series, where we’ll discuss the current state of health and hunger in West Virginia with experts in both the fields of health care and community food access.
Dr. Ayne Amjad, State Health Officer and Commissioner of DHHR’s Bureau for Public Health