One of CCE’s oldest initiatives, Family Health and Wellness has evolved from a homemaker-focused program to serve the changing needs of families, consumers and homeowners. Programs today provide information on diabetes education, nutrition, developing healthy lifestyles, and raising responsible children.
FHW educators collaborate with other county agencies and community-based organizations to support families, especially limited-resources families with young children. Development opportunities are also offered for family support professionals who work to strengthen families.
Educators from the Family Health and Wellness Program at Cornell Cooperative Extension will present research-based information and practical ideas for promoting positive discipline and guidance.
Join us for an eight session parent education program and learn new, positive skills that will replace ineffective behaviors and parenting practices.
A comprehensive list of programs designed for community-based organizations i.e., public libraries, child care centers, schools, PTAs and human service agencies.
Nutrition and healthy eating habits are vital for young children. Many of the food habits your child learns during early childhood will last for a lifetime.
Last updated December 8, 2016