Food & Nutrition
Helping families stay healthy and manage the challenges of modern life
Cornell Cooperative Extension's Food & Nutrition program works to reduce the incidence of childhood obesity and alleviate chronic disease through improved nutrition. Our staff provides science-based health and nutrition advice on topics from recommending healthy snacks to keeping families safe from food-related illnesses, .
CCE educators work with schools, communities, families and individuals to encourage people to take responsibility for wellness, healthful eating and active living.
By providing high-quality information and programs designed to facilitate positive behavior changes, we help to build caring, safe, and healthy communities.