Supporting Families in Crisis: A rapid assessment methodology to address needs in low-income houses during COVID-19
In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, Brighter Bites was unable to deliver its standard program to families due to school closures. Instead, in partnership with the UTHealth School of Public Health, Brighter Bites deployed a rapid epidemiological assessment qualitative methodology to identify families in need and support their most acute social needs.
Shreela Sharma, PhD, RD, LD
Professor of Epidemiology, UTHealth School of Public Health
Mike Pomeroy, MPH
Senior Program Director, Brighter Bites
Program Manager of Nutrition Education, Brighter Bites