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Kansas SNAP-Ed Program

Kansas SNAP-Ed, formerly known as the Family Nutrition Program, is a nutrition education program provided at no-cost to Kansas families with limited resources.  The goal of the program is to provide nutrition education to individuals and families who receive food assistance or who are eligible to receive food assistance.  The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed) is sponsored by the USDA through a contract with the Department for Children and Families (DCF) and is implemented by Kansas State Research and Extension.

In order to provide nutrition education to individuals and families who are eligible for food assistance, we collaborate with community agencies who share the same audience.  We provide nutrition education to schools in Anderson, Franklin, and Osage counties.  The elementary schools (K-6) we serve include Appanoose, Burlingame, Carbondale, Central Heights, Crest, Garfield, Garnett, Greeley, Lincoln, Marais des Cygnes Valley, Osage City, Overbrook, and Williamsburg.  Other partnering agencies include health departments, public libraries, senior centers, food distribution centers, food banks, and community centers in all three counties.

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SNAP-Ed Recipes

Baked Pork Chops  (Video)

Beef & Bean Chili Verde (Video)

Beef & Noodle Casserole (Video)

Beef Supper (Video)

Black Bean Quesadillas (Video)

Cabbage Roll Casserole (Video)

Carrot Cookies (Video)

Chicken Enchilada Casserole (Video)

Chicken & Rice (Video)

Cincinnati Chili (Video)

Cran-Apple Crisp (Video)

Cranberry Pumpkin Muffins (Video)

Fish & Noodle Skillet  (Video)

Fish Tacos (Video)

Four Layer Casserole (Video)

Glazed Pork Roast (Video)

Green Bean & Tuna Salad (Video)

Ham & Pasta Salad (Video)

Hoppin' John (Video)

Jambalaya Pork Chop Bake  (Video)

Curried Lentil & Chickpea Stew (Video)

No-Bake Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies (Video)

Pasta with Greens, Beans & Chicken  (Video)

Pasta with Tuna (Video)

Peanut Noodle Bowl(Video)

Pineapple Pork Chops (Video)

Pork Loin Roast with Vegetables (Video)

Red Beans & Rice (Video)

Salmon Casserole (Video)

Salmon Chowder (Video)

Spaghetti Bake (Video)

Summer Salsa (Video)

Tamale Pie(Video)

Turkey Cottage Pie (Video)

Turkey Stew (Video)

Turkey Tetrazzini (Video)

White Chicken Chili (Video)


Anita Sobba
Nutrition Educator
Kansas SNAP-Ed Program

 Kris Wallace

Kris Wallace
Nutrition Educator
Kansas SNAP-Ed Program