Nutrition Education

nutrition education

FoodWIse in Calumet, Outagamie and Winnebago Counties

(Formerly Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program-WNEP)

MISSION: To provide practical, reliable foods and nutrition information for food stamp recipients and their families.

FoodWIse is a federally funded grant program that collaborates with community, state and federal organizations in the design and implementation of nutrition education programs for low-income and food stamp eligible populations. This program provides support to Calumet, Outagamie and Winnebago counties. The following education is provided:

  • Purchase and prepare healthful meals/snacks based on the American Dietary Guidelines and the “MyPlate” food guide
  • Use food dollars efficiently through meal planning and thrifty food shopping practices
  • Keep food safe to eat
  • Increase physical activity as recommended in the Dietary Guidelines for Americans
  • Programs are available for all age groups
  • Programs available in Spanish and Hmong

If you have any questions regarding FoodWIse in Calumet County, please contact:

 

Evan Groth – Nutrition Educator
Calumet, Outagamie & Winnebago Counties
Outagamie County – UW Extension
3365 W. Brewster St., Appleton, WI 54914
Phone: 920-832-5121  –  Wisconsin Relay: 711
Fax: 920-832-4783
Email: Evan

 

Kristine Soper- Nutrition Educator
Calumet, Outagamie & Winnebago Counties
Winnebago County – UW Extension
Suite 600, 625 E. County Road Y
Oshkosh, WI 54901-8131
Phone: 920-232-1970
Fax: 920-424-1277
Email:  Kris