Addressing Food Insecurity on a Larger Scale

Future Goals

  • 300 clinicians in Northern Virginia
  • 10,000 patients screened as food insecure
  • 100,000 lbs of food prescribed and delivered from 13 USDA participating food pharmacies
  • Expand beyond Fairfax County

Next Steps

  • Recruit more medical offices to help identify and assist more food insecure families
  • FREE tools, personalized software and consultation are available to any interested offices
  • Capital Area Food Bank has committed to provide food for families in Fairfax County

Current Participants

  • Burke Pediatrics
  • Fairfax Family Practice (13 offices)
  • Fairfax Pediatrics (2 offices)
  • Einstein Pediatrics
  • Capital Area Pediatrics (2 offices)
  • INOVA Cares Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Specialist of Virginia (60 offices)
  • VA Chapter of AAP
  • Arlington Pediatric Clinic
  • Loudon Co Food Bank
  • Prince William Food Bank

Contact for Assistance