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September Health Observances


Monthly Observances

National Food Safety Education Month
Explore ways to promote safe food handling and prevent foodborne illness for participants. 

National Fruits and Veggies Month
Bring greater attention to the health benefits of eating fruits and vegetables and use the resources provided to help participants maximize their cash-value voucher.

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
Learn more about childhood obesity and help participants understand the recommendations for children who are obese.

National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15)
Highlight the achievements and contributions of Hispanic Americans.