Nutrition Education Program

We provide Nutrition Education to limited-resource individuals, children, and adults through our team of Educators in Washington County, and our Metro Hispanic Nutrition Office in NE Portland.  Classes are available in English, Spanish, Russian, and more.  For more information about our program, please call 503-821-1122.

Our Vision

Working together to educate and equip Oregonians to live healthy, active lives through nutrition education

Practical . . . Relevant . . . Hands-on . . . Fun
All at no cost to participants

We reach income-eligible adults, youth and families with:

  • Classes in the community
  • Classes at high-need schools
  • Demonstrations
  • Displays

Program benefits for participants:

  • Are more food secure and report they are less likely to run out of food
  • Make better food choices and learn the importance of physical activity
  • Learn and plan how to stretch food dollars
  • Learn to handle food safely

 

Nuestra Visión

Trabajar juntos para educar y equipar a los oregonianos para que tengan vidas saludables y activas a través de la educación alimenticia

Util... Relevante... Práctico... Divertido
todo sin costo para los participantes

Alcanzamos a adultos, jovenes y familias que cumplen con los requisites de ingresos con:

  • Clases en la comunidad
  • Clases en escuelas con alta necesidad
  • Demonstraciones
  • Exhibiciones

Beneficios del programa para los participantes:

  • Tiene mas seguridad alimenicia e informan que tiene menos tendencia a quesdarse sin alimentos
  • Toman mejores decisiones alimenticias y aprended la importancia de las actividad fisica
  • Aprenden y planean como estirar su dinero para alimentos
  • Aprenden a manipular alimentos de manera segura

 

Learn More:


http://extension.oregonstate.edu/nep/
Our State Nutrition Education Program Site

 



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