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Cornell Cooperative Extension
New York City--Nutrition and Health



Address:16 E 34 Street, Suite 606 New York NY 10016
Telephone(s):212-340-2900
Fax:212-340-2908
E-mail:cenyc@cornell.edu
World Wide Web: http://nyc.cce.cornell.edu/


Description:

Help New York City residents of all ages make informed decisions related to food and nutrition, health, resource management, food safety, parenting and health care through efforts that include: Hands-on nutrition education for limited resource youth, caregivers of young children, adults and seniors Programs in nutrition and health, disease prevention, health promotion; Farmers Market Nutrition Program initiatives; "train the trainer" nutrition education programs Nutrition education, breastfeeding promotion and parenting education for pregnant/parenting adolescents and women PUBLICATIONS Fact sheets, manuals and videotape programs are produced as resources for parents, teachers and caregivers. Topics include family dynamics, childraising, AIDS education, alcohol and drugs, recycling, and environmental contaminants.




Hours:

Mon-Fri 9-5.


Eligibility Requirements:

Low and moderate income.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchair access.


Services Offered:AIDS / HIV IssuesNutrition EducationParenting EducationParenting Skills ClassesWorkshops / Symposiums
Languages Offered:ChineseHaitian CreoleSpanish
Target Groups(By Need):Food Stamp RecipientsLow-IncomeUndocumented PeopleYouth