We had an inspiring group of women from Palomar Health join us for our Food Smarts Training Program (FSTP) last week. We trained their multi-disciplinary team on how to use Food Smarts with patients and their families in their Pediatric Obesity Clinic. We ended the day with a bit of learning ourselves as their team […]
Check out this recipe video that youth from ArtsTech Academy at University City High School created for the EatFresh.org Corn, Blueberry, and Wild Rice Salad. It’s amazing!
We cooked, talked trauma-informed nutrition education, and ran through more Food Smarts activities than we can remember. Participants ranged from women working with after school programs, to mothers who volunteer for the organization and even others who are starting their own schools! This group is committed to making East Palo Alto a healthier and more […]
17 AmeriCorps Fellows working with LifeLong Medical graduated from FSTP this week. The group was energetic and passionate about serving patients in their community. And bravo to LifeLong Medical, a healthcare provider that clearly sees food as medicine!
We had a small but mighty group for Redding FSTP. One thing we talked about was how to deliver nutrition education in a way that acknowledges the role of trauma and also builds resilience. Given the fires in and around Redding, we were struck by the resilience and strength of this group and their community. […]