Monthly User Insights
We survey households every month to understand how external factors like a changing economy, public health, and policy interventions impact families. Around 5,000 of our users answer questions and share their thoughts about accessing new government benefits, employment, housing, and food insecurity.
We regularly do deep-dives on the many issues users face in making it through the month, every month.
In the Media
We often work with media outlets to connect our users with journalists that can highlight their stories. See a selection of recent pieces featuring our users below.
More Americans receiving government food assistance said they lost their homes last month, according to a new survey by software firm Propel Inc., just as an emergency benefit expires for tens of millions of people.
March 7, 2023
Here’s why millions of Americans will lose $3 billion in monthly food stamp benefits starting in March
Putting food on the table will be a lot harder for millions of Americans starting in March. Food stamp recipients will each receive about $90 a month less in benefits, on average, as a pandemic hunger relief program comes to an end nationwide three years after Congress approved it.
March 1, 2023
Research on users from our partner organizations.