Nutrition Links - Columbia County - Penn State Cooperative Extension

Penn State Cooperative Extension - Columbia County


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General Information
Description of ServiceProgram provides free nutrition programs to adults (parents, grandparents, guardians, foster parents) who care for children and meet income eligibility for Free/Reduced School Meals, SNAP, WIC, Food Pantry Boxes, or Medicaid. The program is free and includes lessons on meal planning, portion control, shopping on a budget, food safety and cooking. Participants receive incentive kitchen and shopping items such as a meat thermometer, measuring cups, magnetic shopping list and cook books. Also provides a youth programing series to youth groups such as the YMCA, Salvation Army, school based, and after school programs. Call your local Nutrition Links coordinator to inquire about program participation. The Columbia County office serves Columbia and Montour Counties as well as residents of Southern Columbia and Warrior Run School District in Northumberland County.
LocationColumbia
Geographical AreaColumbia
Intake ProcedureCall for more information.
Intake RequirementsParticipants must be parents, grandparents, guardians, or foster parents, who care for children and meet income eligibility for Free/Reduced School Meals, SNAP, WIC, Food Pantry Boxes, or Medicaid.
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsParticipants must be parents, grandparents, guardians, or foster parents, who care for children and meet income eligibility for Free/Reduced School Meals, SNAP, WIC, Food Pantry Boxes, or Medicaid.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree
Insurance AcceptedN/A
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon. to Fri. 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Memie Christie
Contact's Position Nutrition Education Advisor
Physical Site Address 1 702 Sawmill Road
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 102
Physical Site City, State, Zip Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Main Phone 570-784-6660
Service Location Email mec19@psu.edu
Web Address www.extension.psu.edu/columbia
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Penn State Cooperative Extension - Columbia County
Affiliated Program: Penn State Cooperative Extension - Columbia County
This Service: Nutrition Links - Columbia County - Penn State Cooperative Extension
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Cooking Classes (PL-7400.1550)
Nutrition Education (LH-2700.6000)