The word “community” can refer to:
Do some fact-finding about the community you'll be serving:
Locate ethnic food sources: Find out where foods that are familiar to your clients may be purchased. You can speak with operators of ethnic restaurants in your community to find out where they buy familiar spices and seasonings.
Go shopping: Visit a local supermarket, paying particular attention to the produce section and the meat and fish coolers. Notice what items are placed as “specials” or lead items at the ends of the aisles.
Create a list of agencies that provide services to your population so that you can connect families with these programs as needed.
These federal programs provide nutrition education resources to families with young children: