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.
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.
A comprehensive list of programs designed for community-based organizations i.e., public libraries, child care centers, schools, PTAs and human service agencies.
This Playbook is a compendium of the latest thinking and best practices on community-level collaborative efforts to increase school readiness for young children.
Find Dr. Bob Baker's famous "Cornell BBQ Sauce" recipe here, get tips on broiling, and find guidelines for having a food-safe barbeque, here on our site.
Last updated June 6, 2016