Nutrition Education

COVID-19 Emergency Food Resource Documents

Click the linked “Food Resource Lists” below to view resources for the respective counties.

Kenosha COVID19 Food Resource List*

       – También disponible en Español

Racine COVID19 Food Resource List*

       – También disponible en Español

Food Resources to Help Get Through COVID-19- State Level

Healthy Eating on A Budget – Meal Planning, Shopping and Cooking Resources

Grocery Store Hours for Seniors

Wisconsin DHS COVID-19 FoodShare Updates

*Information provided is updated daily; however, we recommend you check the with the agency beforehand, using links and contact information provided. Continue to scroll down for more COVID-19 resources for food pantries & meal sites, food safety & nutrition and financial information.

 

Best Practices for Food Pantries and Meal Providers During COVID-19

Food Pantry Best Practices during COVID-19

FEMA – Private Nonprofit Organizations Fact Sheet
– Healthy Food Distribution During Emergencies
        – From UW-Madison, Division of Extension’s Safe & Healthy Food Pantries Project

 

Food Safety in the Time of COVID-19 

Visit Barb Ingham’s Food Safety Blog for all posts related to food safety during COVID-19.

Food Safety and COVID-19

Safe Food Handling in the time of COVID-19

 

Nutrition Resources and News Blog

Keep up to date on nutrition news with Dr. Beth Olson. There are great ideas for how to stay healthy and engaged with food during COVID-19. View the blog here.

  • The American Society of Nutrition (ASN)Members of ASN’s research interest section, Community and Public Health Nutrition, wrote an article with 3 steps to stay healthy, with numerous tips on shopping, eating out (takeout and deliver) and briefly, managing stress.

 

Click here for Financial Resources during COVID-19 by UW-Madison

 

 

FoodWIse Program

Interactive nutrition and food safety workshops available in English and Spanish for learners of all ages. Save time and money by learning how to plan healthy, tasty meals, shop smarter, feed picky eaters, and reduce food waste. Classes are free to those eligible for WIC or FoodShare.

If you’re interested in learning more about our overall program, view our 2018 State FoodWIse results here!

The Kenosha/Racine FoodWIse office is located at 1220 Mound Avenue, Racine, WI 53404
(262) 635-6824

 

State FoodWIse

Racine/Kenosha FoodWIse

Nutrition Educators

Our Partners

Policy, Systems and Environment Change

Nutrition Resources

Community Resources

Community Impacts

MyPlate

 

Sign Up for a Nutrition Class TODAY! 

 

Eating Smart, Being Active

The “Eating Smart Being Active” series is a free 9-week workshop for parents. Learn cooking and savvy shopping techniques, food safety, and get new recipes and incentive items that will help you and your family Eat Smart and Be Active! Refer a parent you know by clicking here!

16 FREE Continuing Education Hours can also be received by early child care workers. Inquire at the number below!

Cooking Matters At The Store

Cooking Matters at the Store is a guided grocery store tour that teaches adults with limited incomes how to get the most nutrition for their food dollars. Cooking Matters at the Store ends with the $10 Challenge, an activity where participants use the skills they’ve just learned to buy a healthy meal for a family of four, for under $10. Participants also take home a booklet with recipes and shopping tips.

 

 Call (262) 635-6824 for more information.

Visit us on Facebook!

 

More in this Section

  • Eating Smart, Being Active