Emergency Food Resources Documents
Click the linked “Food Resource Lists” below to view resources for the respective counties.
Kenosha Food Resource List* (también disponible en Español)
Racine Food Resource List* (también disponible en Español)
*Information provided is updated daily; however, we recommend you check 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
– 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
Food Safety Tips and Recipes (También disponible en Espanol)
Visit Barb Ingham’s Food Safety Blog for all posts related to food safety during 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.
- USDA’s ChooseMyPlate- USDA’s page has helpful food planning resources, activities for families at home, and some contacts for those needing help feeding their families.
- The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) -AND provides articles of nutrition and food safety, videos, recipes, social media resources and infographics.
- 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
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
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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 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.
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