Healthy Living Media

Food Safety & Preservation Hotline: 1-888-823-3663

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Programs

Health, Home and Family Development (HHFD)

Healthy Bodies

  • StrongWomen:a nutrition and physical education program, including strength-training. The following districts have classes:

Healthy Families

Healthy Finances

  • Agents in your district may be available to do workshops on issues such as debt management and estate planning. Contact your local Extension office for more information.

Publications

Healthy Bodies: Publications on food and nutrition

Healthy Families: Publications on child-rearing issues such as proper clothing construction and maintenance, especially for cold climates, as well as low-cost toys.

Healthy Finances: Publications on family finances and getting organized.

Program Newsletters

Mat-Su District Home & Family Ideas - by Julie Cascio, District Home Economist

Tanana District Health, Home and Family News - by Roxie Dinstel, District Home Economist

People

Sarah Lewis, Juneau
Phone: 907-523-3280
Leslie Shallcross, Anchorage
Phone: 907-786-6313
Leif Albertson, Bethel
Phone: 907-543-4553
Bret Luick, Fairbanks
Food Cost Survey
Phone: 907-474-5170
Helen Idzorek, Fairbanks
Family Nutrition Program
haidzorek@alaska.edu
Phone: 907-474-7930
Roxie Dinstel, Fairbanks
Phone: 907-474-2426
Linda Tannehill, Kenai
Phone: 907-262-5824
Kari van Delden, Nome
Phone: 907-443-2320
Julie Cascio, Palmer
Phone: 907-745-3677
Art Nash, Fairbanks
Phone: 907-474-6366
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