The Family Nutrition Program (FNP) at the University of Florida IFAS Extension Duval County  is a component of the USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed).  It is a partnership between USDA's Food and Nutrition Service, Florida Department of Children and Families. 

The goal of FNP is to reduce the risk of chronic disease, health complications, and food borne illness and increase food security among Supplemental Assistance Program Eligible Duval County residents by providing practical programming about making healthful food choices, balancing food and physical activity, keeping food safe to eat, and food shopping on a budget.   For more information contact the county program coordinator or visit the state website:

To Schedule a class:

 Request Form

Program Coordinator

Natasha Parks, Extension Agent II, Family and Consumer Sciences

Program Assistants

Ashley Kelly

Sloan Griffith

Arnetta Menchan

Support Staff:

LaTeeftra Drake