Reading Nutritional label
A nutrition educator teaches children about MyPlate.
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Nutrition Program Educator Christine Lathan doing outreach at the Price Chopper.

Capital Region Nutrition Education Program

The Capital Region Nutrition Education Program through Cornell Cooperative Extension is committed to promoting positive nutrition practices and fun physical activity, encouraging wise use of personal and environmental resources, securing access to nutritious and safe food, and fostering food secure communities through research- and issue-based programming.

Service Area:The Capital Region Nutrition Education Program serves the following counties: Albany, Columbia, Fulton-Montgomery, Greene, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, and Washington.


Kathleen McAllister
Eat Smart New York Project Manager

Last updated April 20, 2016