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Online Healthy Teaching Kitchen

Date: Thursday, March 18, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM (PST)  
Location: Online VA Video Connect
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Come cook with Us!
- Making healthy food choices is the #1 thing you can do for your health. Learning how to cook can be one step towards getting healthier foods on your plate. The Healthy Teaching Kitchen (HTK) online program provides live, virtual cooking classes for Veterans to increase nutrition knowledge, cooking skills, and build confidence in cooking at home with healthy, minimally processed foods.
Who Can Attend?
- Classes are open to VA-enrolled Veterans. Guests in the same household are welcome. Contact your local HTK Dietitian, Jessica Martini, for more information or if you have questions.
How Do I Connect to the Online Appointment?
- Prior to your appointment, you will receive an email from VA Video Connect Appointment with a link that says “Click Here to Join the VA Video Connect appointment”. Click that link and it should take you to your appointment! If you’re accessing the appointment from an iPhone or iPad device you will need to down load the VA Video Connect App before clicking the link.
Class Details
- Healthy Teaching Kitchen VVC
Live cooking demonstration with nutrition tips. Class themes rotate monthly. Each class is offered twice in a month.
3rd Tuesday of the month @ 1pm 3rd Thursday of the month @ 10am
Class length: 1.5 hours
VVC– Online VA Video Connect
Call (503) 273-5112 to schedule
Portland VA Hospital
Healthy Teaching Kitchen (HTK) Dietitian/Point of Contact:
Jessica Martini, MS RD
Phone: (503) 220-8262 ext. 56783

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