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Illinois Nutrition Education Programs Impact on Illinois
Teaching low-income youth about healthy food choices helps with being prepared for learning in school and has a positive impact on growth and development.
Every $1 on nutrition education saves up to $10 in long-term health care costs.
86% of students in K-2 grade are more aware of importance of eating a healthy diet after receiving SNAP-Ed programming in their school.
86% of adults working with EFNEP are improving their diet, and 83% are improving food resource management practices.
University of Illinois provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. This material was funded in part by USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP). SNAP provides nutrition assistance to people with low-income. It can help you buy nutritious foods for a better diet. To find our more information, call 1-800-843-6154.