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Mitigating Food Insecurity Among Diabetic Patients in Manchester, New Hampshire
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June 21, 2020
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Drescher
Jacob
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Executive Summary

This report reviews the roles of governments, hospitals, financial institutions, and nonprofit organizations in alleviating food insecurity. The purpose of this report is to provide information to help the Population Health team at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and the Foundation for Healthy Communities to make informed decisions regarding mitigating the food desert in Manchester, New Hampshire. To gather information and provide potential mitigation efforts, the research team also initiated contact with key partners. The research team includes a list of public health grants awarded to organizations in the City of Manchester and across New Hampshire for use in the event a new program is implemented and requires funding.

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