Why is it important that children experience food security?

healthy-food-pictures-clipart-panda-free-clipart-images-healthy-clip-art-2000_1689Did you know that an estimated 13.1 million children live in homes considered to have insufficient food? This article explores why it is extremely important that children experience food security throughout the first five years of their life, without it they may be starting kindergarten already behind.

https://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2017/03/23/kids-who-suffer-hunger-in-first-years-lag-behind-their-peers-in-school/

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