The Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program 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 outreach in the Tri-county area to include Calumet, Outagamie and Winnebago counties. More specifically, the program will provide education on:
- Research based programs on nutrition and physical activity in accordance with the USDA Dietary Guidelines for Americans and the Food Guide Pyramid
- Managing food resources, thrifty shopping practices, managing food dollars, all to help families become more food secure
- Food safety education related to safe food handling, preparation and storage
- Programs are available for all age groups
MISSION:To provide practical, reliable foods and nutrition information for food stamp recipients and their families.
For more information read our WNEP Brochure.
If you have any questions regarding WNEP in Winnebago County, please contact:
Wisconsin Nutrition Education Coordinator
Winnebago County – UW-Extension
625 E. County Road Y, Suite 600
Oshkosh, WI 54901
Phone: 920-232-1973 or 920-727-8643
Outagamie – UW-Extension
3365 W. Brewster St.
Appleton, WI 54914