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Youth Wellness: How Can Parents Help?

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County offers free class


Union County, NJ – If you are trying to teach a child healthier food and exercise habits, but are feeling overwhelmed by the amount of information available, help is at hand. The Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County is offering a free class on basic youth wellness called “Youth Wellness: How Can Parents Help?” The class will sort through the facts and focus on common sense solutions that work. All parents and other caregivers are welcome. The class is conducted by Rutgers professor and nutrition expert Dr. Karen Ensle. It will be held on Thursday, March 24, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the new County building in Westfield, 300 North Avenue East. There is no fee but pre-registration is required by contacting Digna Torres at the Extension offices, 908-654-9854 or


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