Food insecurity refers to the USDA’s measure of lack of regular access to nutritional food for an active and healthy life. The food insecurity rate in Bullit County is 11.88% of the total population, and the child food insecurity rate is 18.5%.
Child Food Insecurity
Dare to Care’s Response
ln 2015, Dare to Care distributed enough food to provide 505,244 meals to Bullitt County families in need. Of that, 173,907 pounds were fresh produce, which was distributed for free.