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Teaching nutrition education

Find information regarding nutrition education programs and curriculum that target low-income youth, families and individuals.


Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed)

Helping Minnesotans with limited financial resources make the healthy choice the easy choice.

Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)

Providing hands-on nutrition education to assist families with limited resources in the Twin Cities to make healthy food and physical activity choices.

Cooking Matters Minnesota®

Hands-on, cooking-based nutrition education programs that help low-income families prepare healthy meals.

Cooking is a SNAP

Find out about the culinary nutrition education course where participants practice food preparation skills to make cooking and eating at home easier and more rewarding.

Families cooking vegetables together

Teach this hands-on cooking and nutrition program for parents and their children between the ages of 9 and 12 years old.

My TIME to Eat Healthy and Move More educational package

My TIME to Eat Healthy and Move More is a home-based program for parents or caregivers and their children ages 3-5. This unique program actively engages parents and children in a co-learning process as they experience how to make healthy food choices and become more physically active.

Reviewed in 2020

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