Food and Nutrition
Need information about nutrition, food safety, meal planning, and shopping? have questions about food safety and preservation?
ServSafe™ Level 2 Training (Managers)
will now be offered in Greene County! Taking the two day course and passing
the exam will provide five year certification from the National Restaurant
Association. Offered multiple times per year. Call 93... for dates and
ServSafe™ Level 1 Training (Employees) This half-day training can be done at your site or ours. It will give your employees the knowledge they need to protect against food borne illness, minimize liability risks and help improve food quality. Employees earn a certificate of completion at the conclusion of the class. Call 93... for dates and information.
Dining with Diabetes
Diabetes" is a program designed for people with diabetes and their family
members. This class is offered in three sessions that meet once a week. Class
activities include learning about appropriate food choices, preparation of
diabetic friendly fare, and tasting of healthy foods. A reunion is offered three
months after the last class to further support dietary changes. People with
diabetes and their family members, caregivers, and support persons can enroll in
"Dining with Diabetes." A physician referral is not necessary.
Call 93... to register.
"Supermarket Savvy" is the third class of the five-week "Spending Smartly" program which helps individuals and families learn how to manage their money wisely. It is offered in Xenia. Topics include smart shopping tips, meal planning, and techniques to stretch your food budget. Call 937-372-9971 to register.
- The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. Easy access to fact sheets and bulletins on food preservation.
- The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. Easy access to fact sheets and bulletins on food safety and storage.
(U.S. Department of Agriculture, Steps to a Healthier You) - A web site that can help you choose the kind and amount of foods and amounts that are right for you. Use the advice at "Inside MyPyramid" to help you make smart choices from every food group, find your balance between food and physical activity, and get the most nutrition out of your calories.
(University of Nebraska, Lincoln) - 30 easy steps to take to help improve your health and lifestyle, based on MyPyramid.
A divison of the offers complete and dependable information in plain language about heart, lung, and blood diseases and sleep disorders. Check out the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute's link (NHLBI) at: The Spanish-language link and information on the Diseases and Conditions Index (DCI) is located at: