Upcoming Events:

  • Landscape Pruning Workshop

    Time: 10:00 AM
    Location: Meditation Garden at the Ozark First United Methodist Church
    Calendar: Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
    02/04 - Landscape Pruning Workshop
  • Landscape Pruning Workshop

    Time: 9:00 AM
    Location: Houston County Extension Office - 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Dothan, AL 36301
    Calendar: Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
    02/05 - Landscape Pruning Workshop
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Urban Affairs and New Nontraditional Programs

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Urban Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - Education (USNAP-Ed)


Related Links

Alabama Department of Human Resources  

This site provides information on a variety of programs offered by Alabama Department of Human Resources. The State of Alabama food state application can be located on this website under "Quick Links."


USDA, Supplemental Assistance Nutrition Program (SNAP)

SNAP is the cornerstone of the Federal food assistance programs, and provides crucial support to needy households and to those making the transition from welfare to work. It serves as the first line of defense against hunger. Through nutrition education partners, SNAP also helps clients learn to make healthy eating and active lifestyle choices.


MyPlate  

The new MyPlate is a part of the USDA's Food Guidance System. The new MyPlate was revised in 2011 by USDA and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The MyPlate offers options for healthy eating and it can be individualized to fit any lifestyle.


Dietary Guidelines for Americans 

The new Dietary Guidelines for Americans is a part of the USDA's Food Guidance System. The new Dietary Guidelines for Americans was revised in 2010 by USDA and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The guidelines provide important suggestions for healthy eating and lifestyle choices.


Food Safety.gov  

A Federal Food Safety website that provides reliable information on all food safety topics, including food recalls, home food safety tips, information on food poison and many more topics.


Snap-Ed Connection    

The SNAP-Ed Connection is a great online resource for state and local SNAP-Ed providers. The website is full of educational material, newsletters, recipes, and more.


Food and Nutrition Information Center    

This website offers research-based information for consumers on many topics relating to health and wellness.


USDA logoThe Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) provides nutrition assistance to people with low incomes. It can help you buy nutritious foods for a better diet. To find out more, call 1-800-221-5689 or visit www.fns.usda.gov/snap
This material was funded by a USDA's SNAP Program. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.