Food & Nutrition Services

New Walk With Ease Session begins July 12th

June 16, 2021

Call 573-440-1100 to reserve your space. The course is free and will teach you how to safely make physical activity a part of your life. Sessions held in person at the ARC in Columbia.

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New Walk With Ease Session begins April 12 – Registration Open

March 31, 2021

Walk With Ease (WWE) is recognized by the CDC as an evidence-based walking program to improve balance and strength, increase walking pace, and improve arthritis symptoms and confidence in one’s ability to manage arthritis symptoms.  Through weekly Zoom sessions, trained lifestyle coaches facilitate discussions regarding challenges and successes of the walking program and provide education…

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Nutrition Counseling Classes begin six week session on April 13th

March 29, 2021

Would you like help changing your food & health attitudes and behaviors? Catholic Charities is here to help! CCCNMO’s Nutrition Counseling program will help participants to learn how to incorporate healthy cooking skills and new food knowledge into their lifestyle. Classes are led by a Registered Dietitian using the Healthy for Life Program created by…

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Catholic Charities Receives $3,243 Donation for a New Upright Refrigerator from The Food Bank

January 14, 2021

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) announced today that they are a recipient of a $3,243 grant from The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri (The Food Bank) to help provide hunger-relief to Cole County families. The funds have been used to purchase a glass-door upright refrigerator that…

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Enroll Today: Next Walk With Ease Program January 10 – February 20

December 4, 2020

Register online by Monday, January 4 for the next Walk With Ease Program, offered by Catholic Charities, Live Well By Faith, and MU Extension

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SSM Health donates to Catholic Charities community health efforts

October 8, 2020

This story originally appeared in the Jefferson City News Tribune. Read the full story online: News Tribune Website Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri on Tuesday accepted a donation for ongoing work to transform the Shikles Center in Jefferson City into an outreach and food distribution center. SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation presented…

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Catholic Charities Launches Nutrition Counseling Course

September 18, 2020

Would you like help changing your food & health attitudes and behaviors? Come to the Linc to learn how to incorporate healthy cooking skills and new food knowledge into your lifestyle. Classes are led by a Registered Dietitian using the Healthy for Life Program created by the American Heart Association & Aramark. Register before October…

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Catholic Charities co-hosting “Walk with Ease” virtual class

July 17, 2020
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Senior Food Boxes – Part of CCCNMO’s Growing Slate of Services

June 29, 2020

This story originally appeared in the Catholic Missourian. Read the full story on their website: Catholic Missourian Website By Jay Nies Judith Mutamba, director of food and nutrition services for Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO), and Rebecca Jennings, nutrition education AmeriCorps member at Catholic Charities, took down names, handed out boxes of…

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Give a Hand Food Drive – May 30

May 26, 2020

Join Catholic Charities, Helias Catholic High School, The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri, and the United Way of Central Missouri as we host a food drive in support of Aging Best senior centers throughout mid-Missouri. This is a drive thru donation event – simply place your items for donation in your trunk, and…

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