Family preparing meal together
Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
EFNEP is a free
program designed to assist limited-resource families learn how to eat
healthy meals on a budget, make better food choices, increase physical activity, thereby improving nutritional well-being.
are one hour, once per week for six to eight weeks and can be held
at a community center, school, place of worship or in a home
- Participants earn a certificate upon completing at least six sessions
include stretching food dollars, food safety, reducing salt and sugar
intake and making simple, healthy meals for a family, among other topics.
The EFNEP program is funded by USDA through Cornell University.
Last updated January 10, 2017