“completely left out”
An expert said the Pew Charities that the restaurant meal program is especially important because some people who qualify for food stamps have conditions like arthritis that make it difficult to hold a knife or may not have a functioning kitchen.
“We are simply ignoring the fact that there are populations that do not have the resources to prepare or store food,” said Mohammed Aly, executive director of the Orange County Poverty Alleviation Coalition, which is campaigning to expand the program in California .
“And that the poorest and most disabled among us are literally excluded from our nationwide famine relief program. The fact that only a handful of states have heard of this program or implemented it in some way – that absolutely needs to change.”
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