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Learn More About Statewide FoodWIse

FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) is a community nutrition education program of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Division of Extension. UW-Madison Extension programs respond to community needs with research-based education and partnerships that support Wisconsin families and communities. FoodWIse partners with community agencies to provide free education to families or individuals […]

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Support Healthy Choices and Lives

We aim to work alongside community partners to advance healthy eating habits, active lifestyles, and healthy community environments for families with limited incomes.  We utilize evidence-based strategies with two approaches: FoodWIse Programs and Curriculum We Teach and Help Implement


Stretch My Food Dollars

When you need help and don’t know where to turn, 211 is your one-stop connection to the local services you need, like utility assistance, housing, food, elder care, crisis intervention, alcohol and other drug recovery and much more.   What to expect if you are in need, and accessing a food pantry for the first […]