The Administration for Community Living (ACL) was created around the fundamental principle that all people, regardless of age or disability, should be able to live independently and fully participate in their communities.
Good nutrition is vital to good health and quality of life. Mathematica is a leader in evaluating programs and policies to ensure healthy and sufficient diets for all Americans. Our research has addressed the quality of foods federal nutrition assistance provide as well as the diets people consumer throughout their lives—from infancy to advanced age.
The Administration on Aging Nutrition Services Program Evaluation
Ensuring the Integrity of the School Meals Application Process
This study is evaluating the accuracy of the school meals benefit determination process nationwide by updating and expanding on work Mathematica completed in 2004.
Senior Survey Researcher
Cheryl De Saw specializes in managing data collection for large-scale studies of postsecondary education, early childhood education and development, health, labor, and nutrition.Featured ProjectsFeatured PublicationsTopics
- Teacher and Principal Preparation and Support
- Teacher and Principal Effectiveness
- Postsecondary Education
- Population Health
- Medicaid and CHIP
- Nutrition and Food Assistance Programs
after six months of SNAP participation.