Senior Hunger

Edwin, Deb and grandsons

Existing research shows that many senior citizens struggle with food insecurity. To better understand the complex relationships between food insecurity, older age, and other related factors, Feeding America conducts and releases timely and relevant research on hunger among older adults and seniors.

Learn More:

View our studies on food insecurity among seniors, including our report series, The State of Senior Hunger.

View our study about older adult households who receive charitable food assistance through the Feeding America network of food banks, entitled Baby Boomers and Beyond: Facing Hunger After Fifty.