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 Henry County is 15.03% of the total population, and the child food insecurity rate is 22.90%.
Child Food Insecurity
Dare to Care’s Response
ln 2015, Dare to Care distributed enough food to provide 510,868 meals to Henry County families in need. Of that, 193,927 pounds were fresh produce, which was distributed for free.