From the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism
We found 3 episodes of Wisconsin Watch with the tag “beyond hunger”.
Pandemic support fading for 1 in 12 Wisconsinites who were food insecure
January 13th, 2023 | 13 mins 59 secs
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Some pandemic-related changes could transform FoodShare and other solutions to hunger — if the policies survive expiration dates and the state’s political divide
As universal free school meals end, are Wisconsin families ready for it?
October 18th, 2022 | 19 mins 21 secs
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Elected officials and advocates debate the fate of free school meals that provided relief to families during the pandemic.
Federal food aid in Wisconsin has evolved, but users still face decades-old barriers
September 13th, 2022 | 23 mins 41 secs
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The former head of Wisconsin’s FoodShare program says qualifying for and maintaining food assistance is overly cumbersome for participants