Millions of older Americans are at risk for hunger. In 2012, 9.3 million older Americans faced the threat of hunger, representing 15.3% of all seniors.
With Thanksgiving around the corner, we all begin planning our holidays feast and menus. But, for many seniors, having an abundance of food is a dream, not a reality. According to the National Council on Aging (NCOA), 15.3% of seniors do not have a steady and reliable source of food. To learn more about this issue, and what can be done to help it, visit the NCOA site here: https://www.ncoa.org/news/resources-for-reporters/get-the-facts/senior-hunger-facts/