An interactive nutrition workshop that teaches the fundamentals of nutrition and healthy eating practices to promote healthy living, based on evidenced-based nutrition guidelines and practices. Providers can expect hands on activities and a food demonstration. Providers will receive resources that will help them to integrate nutrition education into the after-school curriculum, in effort to educate youth and promote a healthy after-school environment.
FLIPANY’s Nutrition Workshop is mandatory for TCT YAS/YEN providers. At least 2 representatives per site are required to attend; however, this workshop is beneficial for all staff. Each attendee will receive an in-service certification of completion. Each workshop holds a maximum of 30 participants. Workshops will typically be canceled if there are less than 5 staff registered. If canceled, staff will receive an e-mail notification at least 24 hours prior to cancellation.