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Nutrition Education

The County of Lake, Public Health SNAP-Ed Office is dedicated to providing evidence-based nutrition education to students PreK-12, families, and the community at large.

Nutrition education efforts include a diverse array of activities:
  • Interactive, budget-friendly recipe cooking classes and cooking demonstrations
  • In-school and after-school nutrition lessons with taste tests of local fruits and vegetables
  • Development and promotion of nutrition wellness policies
  • Support and enhancement of farm to school programs, community gardens, and local farmers' markets
  • Cultivation of multidisciplinary coalitions with community stakeholders and health-oriented organizations
  • Free nutrition information at County-wide events

Nutrition Guidelines/Policies

Nutrition Education Programs

Recipes and Nutrition Tools