Welcome to Ideas for Cooking and Nutrition (ICAN) in: Socorro County

What is ICAN?

ICAN inspires New Mexico's limited-resource youth and adults to make healthy food and lifestyle choices.

The program provides free, hands-on nutrition education, in a variety of settings, to limited-resource audiences in New Mexico.

ICAN is a program of New Mexico State University's Cooperative Extension Service that is funded by grants from USDA's EFNEP and SNAP-Ed Programs.

You may also visit the ICAN website.

Connect with ICAN!

Contact your county ICAN Nutrition Educator at 575-835-0610 to learn more about ICAN or find classes.

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See ICAN in Action!

ICAN works in New Mexico
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ICAN Works in New Mexico

In 2019, ICAN reached out to 105,000 adults and children across the State of New Mexico, delivering face-to-face cooking and nutrition education at over 350 locations statewide.

Full details can be read in the Socorro County Report.