ANNOUNCEMENT: The Chef Charles program is undergoing a transformation! The July 2013 newsletter is the last edition of Chef Charles. The new program, Fresh Conversations, will be implemented in January 2014. If you have questions or need assistance, use the “contact us” tab on the left side of this page. A staff member from the Iowa Nutrition Network will respond.
The Chef Charles Club is a nutrition education project for older adults created by the Iowa Nutrition Network, Iowa Department of Public Health with funding from and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program of the United States Department of Agriculture. The Iowa Departments of Elder Affairs, Human Services and Area Agencies on Aging collaborate to bring Chef Charles nutrition education lessons to congregate meal sites.
You can apply for Food Assistance on line through the Department of Human Services.
Chef Charles Club Materials
A monthly nutrition newsletter and instructor's guide for group education are provided on the following topics: