Although our focus is nutrition, another goal is to “…empower Wisconsin residents with limited incomes to make healthy choices to achieve healthy lives and reduce health disparities.” We know that empowerment can come in many forms. Please visit these resources if you are seeking additional empowerment in Racine or Kenosha counties.
IMPACT 2-1-1 is a central access point for people in need in Racine or Kenosha. During times of personal crisis or community disaster, the free, confidential helpline and online resource directory make it easy for residents to get connected to information and assistance. In Milwaukee, Waukesha, Kenosha, Racine, Ozaukee, Washington, Dodge, Jefferson and Walworth counties simply dial 2-1-1.
Racine UW-Extension offers an extensive list of resources in the Racine County area. If you just want a preview, visit the Family Resource Guide Quick List but if you want information on most all agencies, view the full Family Resource Directory.
Visit the Kenosha County Human Services website to begin to explore what resources are available to you.
Kenosha also has a Resource Database that provides links to resources within and outside the community.
Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, Inc. offers supportive senior and community services to the Kenosha area. These vital services include Meals on Wheels, Volunteer Transportation, parenting programs supporting at risk families such as Teen Parent, Family Support, and Anger Management, as well as memory loss programming, and adult day services providing respite to caregivers through our Daybreak program.