Hungry seniors struggle as safety net frays for many

by Ruth Leubecker

Maine’s food-insecure elderly have more than doubled in number since 2010.

Even more ominous, as the baby boomer generation hovers in the wings, by 2025 when the youngest of that generation reaches 60, the number of food-insecure seniors is projected to increase by 50 percent.

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