FoodWIse and UW Madison Extension Logo
FoodWIse and UW Madison Extension Logo

Extension - Brown County
  - Community Resource Handbook
Community Resource Handbooks, complied by the FoodWIse program in Brown County, provide a list of ways to improve access to healthy food, and to extend access to other needed services that otherwise consume the household budget.
  - FoodWIse
Father and daughter smiling as they are cookingHealthy Choices, Healthy Lives - FoodWIse employs a combination of evidence-based strategies designed to promote changes for individuals, communities and environments to help make the healthy choice the easy choice.

Our Mission is 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. 



Extension's FoodWIse Program in Brown County provides education to help limited resource families and individuals at all stages of life establish healthy eating habits, and a physically active lifestyle, to increase food security and prevent or postpone nutrition-related chronic disease.

Direct Education:
Community Based Adults
Early Childhood 
Food Pantries 
School Aged Youth
Parents and Children Together 
Parent and Caregivers 
Virtual Education 
  - Nutrition Education
FoodWIse (formerly WNEP) at Extension in Brown County helps limited resource families, and individuals at all stages of life, establish healthy eating habits and a physically active lifestyle to increase food security and prevent or postpone nutrition-related chronic disease.
  - Scale Rental
For farmers market use, scales are available to rent through FoodWIse for six months (May-October).