Cuts in food stamp program impacts Long Islanders

Thursday, January 23, 2014

As a temporary increase in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits expired on Nov. 1 of last year, Long Island charities are being forced to bear the burden…

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STD, teen pregnancy rates decrease in Nassau’s ‘high risk’ communities

Monday, January 13, 2014

According to the newly released 2014-2017 Nassau County Community Health Assessment, STD and teen pregnancy rates in Nassau County’s “high risk” communities have decreased. Among the nine communities…

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Interfaith Nutrition Network sees rising need on Long Island

Saturday, January 4, 2014
Headquarters of the INN, located on 211 Fulton Ave in Hempstead, New York

 “In spite of the fact that I was working…wearing a suit, and going to work every day, I needed to go to a church food pantry to put…

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