Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service training to become a master wellness volunteer will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. February 2 and 16 and March 1, with online assignments for February 9 and 23. Trained volunteers are expected to pay back 40 hours of service in Collin County.
Carrie Brazeal, with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, says, “We’ll cover basic nutrition and dietary guidelines, food safety, health, food demonstrations, coalition building, principles of adult learning, public speaking and research-based programs. We’ll empower your personal wellness journey with reliable health and nutrition information. You can choose to work with children, youth, adults, even seniors. We have educational presentations and programs ready to go.”
Registration is $80. Application and fee must be received no later than Jan. 22. For more information, call Brazeal at 972- 424-1460, ext. 423