Find healthy new dishes your family will love on our "Recipes" page.

Find healthy new dishes your family will love on our "Recipes" page.

A small group nutrition class.
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A small group nutrition class.

Children will often eat new foods that they help you to prepare!
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Children will often eat new foods that they help you to prepare!

"Fresh Fruit with Honey Yogurt Topping", from Cooking Matters.

"Fresh Fruit with Honey Yogurt Topping", from Cooking Matters.

Learn about food container expiration dates on our Food Safety pages.
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Learn about food container expiration dates on our Food Safety pages.

Food & Nutrition


Bringing Health & Nutrition Education to Chautauqua County

Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Family & Consumer Science programming provides nutrition, food safety, food security and food resource management education at community events, workshops and group meetings. Building strong and vibrant communities through the EFNEP program which provides nutrition education to low income families and children in Chautauqua County. 

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EFNEP

EFNEP is a program for low income adults who are pregnant or raising children. Participants attend a series of 8 lessons on a variety of nutrition education topics. Series can be offered at agency locations or as home visits.

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Finding A Balance

This 8 week program is designed for low-income adults who are raising children and who have pre-diabetes, diabetes or who live in a household with someone with diabetes.

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Eating Smart * Being Active

This class series is for low-income adults who are raising children. This series can be taught at an agency with a group of adults or as a series of home visits.

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Healthy Children, Healthy Families

This class series is for low-income adults who are raising children aged 3-11. This series can be taught at an agency with a group of adults or as a series of home visits

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Contact

Iris Ruiz
EFNEP Nutrition Educator
izr3@cornell.edu
716-664-9502 ext. 217

Last updated August 31, 2015