Winona Volunteer Services, Inc.
402 E 2nd St, Winona, MN, 55987-3903
Distance: 936 Miles
A fulltime Nutrition Educator is on staff to provide:
* Group cooking classes - held once a month which provide recipes and demonstration of meals that can be made with food available in the Food Shelf.
* Food Shelf Shopping 101 - individuals meet with the Nutrition Educator to learn about budgeting for food, meal planning, shopping, and getting specific recipes for any special dietary needs. The knowledge gained transfers to smart shopping at the grocery store.
* Individual cooking lessons
9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday
9:00am - 6:00pm, Thursday
Home Delivered Meals are delivered to the cities of Goodview and Winona. Other programs serve Winona County.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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LH-2700.6000Nutrition Education Definition
Programs that provide information concerning the basic principles of healthful eating, food handling, food preparation and shopping skills. Included is information about the basic food groups, vitamin and mineral requirements, the relationship of nutrition to the preservation of good health and the prevention of illness, and dietary choices such as vegetarianism.
YL-3300.4500Low Income Definition
Individuals or families whose annual income is between 150 and 200% of poverty level for their family size.
YL-3300.6500Poverty Level Definition
People whose annual income is within the federal poverty level guidelines which vary according to family size and are revised annually.