Food insecurity is a common reality for vulnerable or displaced children. Meeting these basic requirements can be a challenge, so in this training series Child Nutrition expert, Lara Zakaria helps us identify early signs of nutritional deficiencies; and how to meet nutritional needs in environments of food scarcity.
When a child’s behavior changes, thatâs a sign to seek out professional help. It can be a social worker, a nurse, or someone qualified to deal with these types of situations. It can be scary to report, but even when in doubt, it is better to err on the side of caution.