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Health & Hunger: Connecting Health Care Providers with Food Resources in our Community

October 31, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm UTC+0

Free

Health care leaders and providers, case managers, health educators, community based organizations and others are invited to join us as we discuss ways to improve health outcomes for vulnerable patients through increased access to healthy foods and community resources.

Speakers include Kim Prendergast, an expert on hunger and health care partnerships and Executive Director of Boston’s MetroWest Free Medical Program. We will also hear from local hospitals and safety net clinics who have begun screening for and addressing hunger issues with their patients.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.