Online Healthy Teaching Kitchen

Thursday, Dec 17, 2020 at 10:00am

Portland, OR 97201

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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.

Class length: 1.5 hours

Call 503-273-5112 to schedule.

For recipes and other materials, please visit For technical assistance, contact the National Telehealth Technology Help Desk at 866 651-3180 or 703-234-4483, Monday-Saturday, 7 am through 11 pm EST.

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