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Connecticut Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed)


Connecticut Department of Public Health
Nadine Tulloch
Marcia Pessolano
Community, Family Health and Prevention Section
410 Capitol Avenue
P.O. Box 340308, MS #11-HLS
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
Phone: 860-509-8251

Website: https://portal.ct.gov/DPH/Health-Education-Management--Surveillance/Nutrition/Supplemental-Nutrition-Assistance-Education-Program-SNAPEd  


Hispanic Health Council, Inc.
Leticia Marulanda
175 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Phone: 860-527-0856 Ext. 1310

Website:  http://www.hispanichealthcouncil.org/

UConn College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, Department of Allied Health
Valerie Duffy  Phone: 860-486-1997
Tina Dugdale  Phone: 860-306-0228
Department of Nutritional Sciences
Koons Hall Room 228
358 Mansfield Rd, Box U1101
Storrs, CT 06269-2101


UConn College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Department of Nutritional Sciences
Contact: Michael Puglisi, PhD, RD
27 Manter Road, U-4017
Storrs, CT  06269-4017
Tel- 860-486-1198


UConn Health, Husky Nutrition Programs, Department of Medicine
Ann Ferris

Phone: 860-463-6870
Susan Furbish

Phone: 860-679-8180
263 Farmington Ave, MC 6030
Farmington, CT 06030

Website:  http://www.publichealth.uconn.edu/community-engagement.html


University of Connecticut, Neag School of Education
Department of Educational Leadership
Jennifer McGarry
249 Glenbrook Road, Unit 3093
Storrs, CT 06269-3093
Phone: 860.486.5139