The Family Health and Wellness program at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County provides practical solutions to real-life problems.Our three main educational initiatives are:
Our staff members actively network with community agencies, organizations and groups, including schools, libraries, child care centers, businesses and government department to bring the resources of the land-grant university system to Suffolk’s citizens.In turn, our staff also learn about the current needs and concerns of individuals, families, and communities in Suffolk County. Family Health and Wellness provides research-based information, hands-on training, and on-going support for the residents of Suffolk.We offer parent education programs for parents and others raising or caring for children as well as training to professionals and paraprofessionals who work with families and communities.
During any crisis situation, it is natural to wonder what to say or how much to share with your children. Here are some practical tips to make the conversation easier.
Links to resources that will help you and your family during this uncertain time.
With schools and work places closing due to the COVID 19 pandemic we are all spending more time at home. Here are some ideas for things you can do as a family.
Last updated April 1, 2020