The Nutrition and Wellness concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network (MFLN) addresses the preventative and medical nutrition needs of the military and their families. Professionals working with military families are provided education and resources by MFLN Nutrition and Wellness through synthesizing, integrating, and applying research updates with innovative educational and counseling strategies.
Professionals working with military families can also turn to the Cooperative Extension System when looking for education and resources addressing nutrition. Partnered with National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), the Cooperative Extension provides nutrition education programs that help individuals, families, and communities nationwide.
Curious to see what your state Extension has to offer for Nutrition programs? Listed below are the 7 pilot program states:
- Florida Cooperative Extension
- Indiana Cooperative Extension
- Maryland Cooperative Extension
- Mississippi Cooperative Extension
- Minnesota Cooperative Extension
- New Mexico Cooperative Extension
- Oklahoma Cooperative Extension
Don’t see your state listed above? Here is a nationwide directory to help: Food, Nutrition and Affiliated Areas State Extension Directory