Free Child Nutrition Classes
The Food, Feelings and Family Research Team at Texas State University are hosting free child nutrition classes. More information: https://www.fcs.txstate.edu/ms_nutrition/faculty/lane/ffftxst.html
Belly to Baby Newsletter
Sign up for the free Belly to Baby Newsletter and they will send you information throughout each stage of your pregnancy and baby's development, up until baby's first birthday. They can send the newsletter through email or text. Sign up here: http://www.breastmilkcounts.com/moms-playground/belly-to-baby-newsletter/
Food Wise Cooking Classes
Food-Wise is a nutrition and hands-on cooking class for families, and it includes both children and adults. This cooking class focuses on the nutrient value of individual fruits and vegetables in a hands-on environment to demonstrate how to cook the particular fruits and vegetables being featured. This class teaches families and individuals how to use the foods they receive from the food bank in a healthy way.
Little Lambs Ministries
Little Lambs provides Learn and Earn classes and activities for new mothers. Families with children ages 3 and under can earn two free packages of diapers per month for participation in parenting classes and other activities.
Central Texas Medical Center Breast Feeding Education
Mom's Place Breastfeeding Assistance
Mom's place provides breastfeeding assistance to mothers in Central Texas. There is no charge for their services and mothers can return to the center in Austin as often as needed or receive assistance by calling:
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Workforce Solutions Capital Area offers SNAP recipients one-on-one job search assistance and support services.The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Employment & Training (E&T) program is a no-cost employment program designed to give SNAP (food stamp) recipients the assistance and support they need to find a job.
Parenting Education by Greater San Marcos Youth Council
This program provides free of charge Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP) classes for parents that help them feel better about the job they are doing and enjoy their children more than ever before.
Kyle Learning Center
The City of Kyle library hosts a FREE advanced ESL/GED Ready class 4 days a week 10:00am to 12:00pm. Students practice improving grammar, writing, reading and analyzing text, citizenship, problem solving, science, history and math. You must attend a registration session before joining the class.
United Way of Hays & Caldwell Counties
United Way of Hays & Caldwell Counties delivers programs that address critical needs in education, income/financial stability and health in Hays and Caldwell Counties. United Way of Hays provides programs related to improving literacy, early childhood education, born learning, and read to succeed.
St. David's Foundation
San Marcos Public Library
FREE Youth Education Programs:
Any Baby Can
Parent Educators provide prenatal support for pregnant and parenting teen mothers through a collaboration of prenatal medical care and mental health services. Parent Educators facilitate parent-child activities to build a positive parent-child attachment focused on positive child development and safety.
Central Texas Life Care Material Assistance Program
Central Texas Life Care provides the following services to anyone regardless of age, race, religion or marital status. All services are free and confidential.