The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program's (EFNEP) mission is to assist families and youth with limited resources in making simple changes in eating behaviors so that over time, healthy choices become healthy habits.
Adult Nutrition Education Program
Adult clients meet with EFNEP nutrition educators in individual or group lessons. You will learn about basic nutrition, food preparation, budgeting and shopping, and food safety. To learn more about EFNEP, click here . (Neighbor, Did You Know brochure).
Here is a list of lessons:
MyPyramid Basics Grains
Dairy Meat and Beans
Fats and Cholesterol Sugar
Stretching Your Food Dollar Menu Planning
Feeding Young Children Food Safety
Youth Nutrition Education
Young Kansans in Shawnee County learn how to eat a healthy diet by participating in EFNEP youth programs. Nutrition education lessons are taught in your classroom by EFNEP Nutrition Assistant Kendra Stover at NO CHARGE.
Click here for a list of programs .
For more information or to schedule a program, contact:
Shawnee County Extension Office
1740 SW Western Avenue
Topeka, Kansas 66604
(785) 232-0062, ext. 114
You can also print the request for lessons order form (pdf) and fax it to our office at (785) 232-0093, or download and fill it out in fillable (Word) and submit it via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit our Program Library and Useful Links for program related documents and websites.
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