FoodWIse-Nutrition Education

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FoodWIse Mission

To advance healthy eating habits, active lifestyles and healthy community environments for low-income families through nutrition education at the individual, community and systems levels.

We Serve

  • Parents and caregivers of children
  • School-age youth
  • Adults without children
  • Older adults

Our Programs Are

  • Unbiased
  • Commercial free
  • Evidence based
  • Responsive to local needs

How are we funded?

FoodWIse is Federally funded by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed) and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP).

What is SNAP?

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP-Ed) is an evidence-based program that helps people lead healthier lives. SNAP-Ed teaches people using or eligible for SNAP about good nutrition and how to make their food dollar stretch further. SNAP-Ed participants also learn to be physically active.

To arrange a workshop/training or ask a question contact:

Julie Montgomery
UW-Madison Extension Douglas County
FoodWIse Coordinator
1313 Belknap St Room 107
Superior, WI 54880
715-395-1427
Julie.montgomery@wisc.edu


Tarah Nichols
UW-Madison Extension Douglas County
FoodWIse Educator
1313 Belknap St Room 107
Superior, WI 54880
715-395-7443
tarah.nichols@wisc.edu
711 for Wisconsin Relay (TDD)

FoodWIse education is funded by the USDA Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program– SNAP and Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program – EFNEP.
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