FoodWIse advances healthy eating habits, active lifestyles, and healthy community environments for families with limited incomes through nutrition education at the individual, community, and systems levels. FoodWIse (formerly the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program or WNEP) is federally funded by the USDA Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed) and the Emergency Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP). FoodWIse serves those who receive or are eligible to receive FoodShare in Wisconsin. Check your eligibility through Wisconsin’s Support Service for Health, Nutrition and Childcare.
The Washington County FoodWIse office partners with eligible community-based organizations to:
- Deliver nutrition education
- Participate on coalitions around nutrition and community health
- Help implement broad strategies to improve community food security, nutrition, and activity for all
Our evidence-based programs help limited resource community members find affordable, nutritious foods and prepare healthful meals and snacks; access grocery stores, pantries, and farmer’s markets and apply thrifty food shopping practices anywhere; make food and meals a positive experience for all!
To learn more, visit the FoodWIse website or contact the Extension Washington County office.
FoodWIse Nutrition Coordinator
University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension Washington County
333 E. Washington Street, Suite 1200
PO Box 2003
West Bend, WI 53095-2003