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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Community Resource: Back to Basics for Everyone: Gardening!

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Back to Basics for Everyone:  Gardening!

Want to learn more about gardening?  When, when and how to get started? Amy Stone, Extension Educator, Lucas County will join us and talk about gardening basics and how to get started.  Sh...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

National Nutrition Month Tip: Choosing Whole-Grain Foods

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March is National Nutrition Month.  Today's tip is "Choosing Whole-Grain Foods."

Whole grains are important sources of nutrients such as zinc, magnesium, B vitamins, and fiber.  There are many choices available to make half your...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

National Nutrition Month Tip: Eating Better on a Budget

National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month.  The tip of the day is "Eating Better on a Budget."

 Get the most for your budget!  There are many ways to save money on the foods that you eat.  The three main steps are plan...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

National Nutrition Month Tips: Build a Healthy Meal

National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month

Each meal is a building block in your healthy eating style.  Make sure to include all the food groups throughout the day.  Make fruits, vegetables, grains dairy and protein foods part of your daily meals...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

National Nutrition Month Tips: Be An Active Family

National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month.  

Physical activity is important for children and adults of all ages.  Being active as a family can benefit everyone.  Adults need 2 1/2 hours a week of physical activity, and children need 60 m...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Community Resource: Getting Ahead Program

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Getting Ahead is a program that uses real life as inspiration to learn how to overcome challenges and build resources.  

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Community Resource: ADAMhs Advantage Spring 2019

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Enjoy the ADAMhs Board's Spring edition of the Advantage.

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Community Resource: Financial Empowerment Program

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Do you dream of owning a place of your own but have bad credit?   Learn how to improve your credit and improve your financial management skills by attending the Financial Empowerment Program provided by the Northwestern Ohio Community Action Comm...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Community Resource: Physicians Taking New Patients

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The Fulton County Health Center is happy to provide a list of area primary care physicians and nurse practitioners who are accepting new patients.  

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Community Resource: First Energy Fuel Fund

FIRST ENERGY FUEL FUND

The First Energy Fuel Fund is available starting March 1, 2019.  

No disconnect required. 

Payment up to $250.00.

Up to 200% Federal Poverty Guideline.

Must have applied for Winter Crisis and/or HEAP. 

Available...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Update on March SNAP Benefit Issuance

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Reducing the Number of Days Between SNAP Issuances (one time)

As a result of February SNAP benefits being issued early (1/16/19 due to the Federal Shutdown to ensure recipients received their benefits), Ohio is adjusting the March benefit issuanc...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Community Resource: Basic Money Management Class

Basic Money Management

OSU Extension, Fulton County is offering the Basics Money Management class the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 9:30 am to 11:00 am or 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm  at the Robert Fulton Agriculture Center, 8770 State Route 108, Wauseon,...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

It All Matters - Parenting Choices

Below is a link to a video by It All Matters and supported by Fulton County JFS. This video demonstrates the importance of parenting. Parenting isn’t placing the child in front of the television with a Happy meal from McDonald’s and interacting o...

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