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 Clark County is 43.74% of the total population, and the child food insecurity rate is 20.30%.
Child Food Insecurity
Dare to Care’s Response
ln 2015, Dare to Care distributed enough food to provide 872,919 meals to Clark County families in need. Of that, 240,819 pounds were fresh produce, which was distributed for free.