Be Healthy AZ

resources for teachers and educators

AZ HealthZone - MCCE is part of the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension in Maricopa County. We provide education and resources, consistent with the current Dietary Guidelines for Americans and MyPlate, to persons eligible for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and other programs.  Our Mission is to positively influence lifestyle behaviors of Maricopa County youth, families, and adults through curriculum based education on nutrition, physical activity and gardening.

—Traci Armstrong Florian, MS, RDN | Associate Extension Agent | Family, Consumer, and Health Sciences | SNAP-Ed, EFNEP, and DPP Programs

​For help determining if you or your site is eligible for our services, contact Delmi Ortega -

what we do