As part of the Partnership for Seniors, EHD coordinates the Senior Food and Nutrition Committee with its three sub-committees.

The Policy sub-committee is focusing on the Elderly Simplified Assistance Project (ESAP), a way to simplify and streamline the application and recertification process for SNAP for seniors. To learn more watch the Webinar from the National Council on Aging, https://vimeo.com/212260150. Contact Betsy Crites for meeting times, bcrites@sonic.net

The Outreach and Access sub-committee meets with seniors in low-income residences, identifies leaders, and engages them in solutions. Contact Bobi Gallagher for meeting times, bobi.gallagher@gmail.com

The Eco-system mapping sub-committee does research, collects published data about seniors in Durham, and mapping of resources. Contact: Jeanne Yocum, jeanne_yocum@yahoo.com