FAMILY NUTRITION PROGRAM
DUBOIS COUNTY FAMILY NUTRITION PROGRAM ASSISTANTS:
Give Diane a call at 812-482-1782 to schedule an appointment!
FNP Making A Difference in 2011
HELPING HOOSIERS EAT BETTER FOR LESS ONE PERSON AT A TIME
The Family Nutrition Program (FNP) is a nutrition education program that targets limited resource audiences statewide. It is funded by Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service in partnership with Indiana Family & Social Services and the United States Department of Agriculture. Program Assistants organize community and home interventions to bring about nutrition related lifestyle changes.
To increase the ability of individuals and families with limited resources to utilize their food dollars and stamps appropriately and to provide a safe meal environment. This mission is accomplished by porviding free, informal, and easily accessible educational programs in the home and community. These programs focus on developing knowledge and skill related to nutrition and meal planning; food purchasing, preparation, and safety; and resource management.